Nick Rados, D.Sc.

Senior Manager, Research Analysis


Dr. Nick Rados is the Global Business Director of Chemical Feedstocks & Energy within the IHS Chemical group. He is responsible for IHS business and expertise in the area of chemical feedstocks, including the effects of current and anticipated changes in petroleum refining and gas plant operations on aromatics and olefins chemicals. He joined IHS in 2013, with 20 years of experience in the chemical and petroleum refining industry. His experience includes a 10-year tenure with ExxonMobil, working in a variety of refining and petrochemical assignments, involving business strategy, capital investment, operations improvement, market analysis, competitive intelligence, technology licensing. Dr. Rados has a doctorate in Chemical Engineering from Washington University, Missouri, and executive business training from Northwestern University, Illinois, and the University of North Carolina.