Research and Analysis Director, Chlor-Alkali & VinylsAna Lopez is director for chlor-alkali & vinyls at IHS Markit.
Since 2012, Mrs. Lopez has formed part of the chlor-alkali and vinyls team at IHS Markit, specializing her analysis on the PVC, VCM, and EDC markets in North America and South America, as well as the chlorine and hydrochloric acid markets in the US. She contributes to the monthly reports on those topics and has presented on several occasions at the IHS Markit World Petrochemical Conference, Plastic Pipe and Fittings Association meetings, SPI Vinyls Compounders Conference and Global Plastics Summit. She has an intimate knowledge of engineering project execution as well as petrochemical commodities markets.
Prior to joining IHS Markit, Ms. Lopez had spent several years with Pemex international trading company (PMI), in Mexico City, dealing with petrochemical commodities commercial operations as well as market analysis, preceded by a few years with the EPC company ICA Fluor. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the Iberoamericana University, Mexico City, and an MBA from Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM), Mexico City.
- Chlor-Alkali, Inorganics & Mining Materials
- Polymers & Elastomers
- Petrochemical Markets