Associate Director, Chemicals, IHS MarkitDavid Brown joined IHS Markit’s Chemical Insights group in 2016, based in London, UK.
He is responsible for coverage of the ethylene oxide, ethylene glycols, propylene oxide and polyols markets, with a focus on Europe and the Middle East. He is a co-author of the Market Advisory Service - Ethylene Oxide, Glycols and Derivatives, as well as the World Analysis - Ethylene Oxide and Monoethylene Glycol reports, while also contributing insight to other IHS Markit services.
Prior to joining IHS Markit, David worked as a Process Engineer at Jacobs. During his time there he spent two years working within Dow's EO/EG technology licensing group in Charleston, WV, USA. David also has engineering experience in gas terminals, Fischer-Tropsch, ethanol-to-ethylene and phosphate mining with both Jacobs and BP Chemical.
David graduated the University of Nottingham in 2013 with a Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering, achieving a First Class with Honours.
- Capacity data
- Chemical manufacturing
- Chemical producers
- Plant operating schedules
- Plastics sustainability
- Process economics