Matthew Thoelke, B.A., M.A.

Senior Director - Olefins and Derivatives EMEA, Chemical, IHS Markit


Düsseldorf, Germany
Mr. Matthew Thoelke is a senior director of Olefins and Derivatives reporting on the Europe, Middle East and Africa region at IHS Markit. Along with regional responsibilities, he also has global oversight for long term forecasting within the IHS Chemical olefin sector of the petrochemical industry and has a key role in Thought Leadership for the group. Current specific responsibilities include the European/Middle East Report for Olefins (EMRO) and primary input and support for the World Ethylene and Propylene Analyses. With 16 years of experience in chemical consulting, he has worked across a wide range of product areas with a broad client base. Mr. Thoelke’s university degrees include a bachelor’s and master’s in Material Sciences from Cambridge University, Cambridge, England, U.K.​​