Susan Bell, Ph.D.
Executive Director, IHS MarkitSusan Bell is the Executive Director of Polymer Processes for IHS Markit’s Process Economics Program (PEP).
Susan has more than 25 years of experience in the global chemical industry. Since joining IHS Markit (formerly SRI Consulting) in 2001, she has focused on polymer process technology working on consulting projects and authoring multi-client studies providing technical and process economic evaluations of commercial and emerging technologies. Her past projects include plastic recycling, renewable polymer and chemical, polymer nanocomposites, polyolefins, polyethylene terephthalate, and polycarbonate.
Before joining IHS Markit, she held technical positions at ExxonMobil Chemical Company and ARCO Chemical Company. Dr. Bell received her Ph.D. and M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts and B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Columbia School of Engineering, New York City, New York.
- Plastics sustainability