Raul Arias Alvarez
Director, Chemicals Consulting, IHS MarkitMr. Raul Arias Alvarez is a Director for the Chemical Consulting group at IHS Markit.
Raul joined the consulting team of OMDC Division in 2013. In his advisory role, Raul works with leading actors of the petrochemical and plastics industries to help them gain a better understanding of the markets, market dynamics and industry fundamentals that matter to them, be it as current participants or as potential market entrants. Before joining IHS Markit, Raul served for six years as a Sr. Consultant and Manager for Latin America at Nexant. During his twenty years in the industry, Raul was a long-time collaborator of BASF. With the company, he held regional responsibility for a Strategic Business Unit (SBU), having previously occupied management positions in strategic planning, marketing, and sales.Raul holds Masters in Engineering (Plastics) and Mechanical Engineering degrees from RWTH Aachen University in Germany, and an Industrial Engineering degree from CeNETI, Mexico. He completed the coursework towards an MBA at UNAM Mexico and was trained in Business Management in the Plastics Industry at SKZ/IHK, Germany.
- Feasibility Analysis
- Market Analysis