Vice President, Chemical Consulting - Asia, IHS MarkitMr. Larry Tan is vice president of Chemical Consulting in Asia at IHS Markit.
Mr. Tan has more than three decades of experience within the oil and petrochemical industry, specifically in the refinery and basic petrochemical segments within Asia and in the United States. He is frequently invited to share his market views at petrochemical industry conferences as well as to conduct bespoke in-house training for oil and petrochemical industry subjects. Mr. Tan also serves as an adjunct lecturer with the Singapore Management University's International Trading Institute. In addition to prior work as a consultant, the bulk of Mr. Tan's career was spent with ExxonMobil Oil and Chemicals in various functional areas of increasing responsibility, including process engineering, technical, refinery operations, US research and development, supply chain, shipping, manufacturing planning, joint venture commercial oversight (aromatics) and sales and marketing (aromatics and olefins). After he left ExxonMobil, he traded olefins and aromatics for European firms covering the Asian markets.