Nick Rados, Ph.D.

Global Business Director, Chemical Feedstocks & Energy, IHS Markit


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