15th Phenol/Acetone & Derivatives Markets

06-07 Mar, 2018 - Singapore, SINGAPORE

Carlton Hotel Singapore
About our Event Speakers
We pride ourselves in presenting to you accomplished leaders, authors and advocates with strong track records of achievement and vision in a wide array of backgrounds, professional fields and life experiences. We believe you will benefit from their years of knowledge and experience and also from the latest thinking and innovative processes driving individuals and organizations forward.
Mr. Randy Velarde

Randy Velarde, a 37-year veteran of the petrochemical industry, is the founder and President of The Plaza Group, an international marketing firm specializing in refinery, organic and inorganic chemicals and polymer products with offices in Houston and Panama City, Panama.  Prior to establishing The Plaza Group in 1994, Mr. Velarde spent 13 years in commercial management and market development at Shell Chemical and Texaco Chemical.  Mr. Velarde received a Master of Business Administration from Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea, Ohio, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of New Mexico.  Randy resides in Houston, TX with his four children.



Mr. Randy Velarde, President
The Plaza Group
PHENOL/ACETONE AND DERIVATIVES TRADE FLOW IN USA
Day 1 [Tue 06, March], at 11:20 AM

Dr. Qin Kun

Dr. Kun Qin earned his PhD in Chemistry from University of Delaware and his MBA from Drexel University, USA. He is the General Manager of Sumitomo Chemical Asia. He leads the company’s global petrochemical marketing and business planning with portfolio of 3 billion-dollar sales of petrochemical products of aromatics, intermediates, polyolefins, elastomers, and PMMA. He has 20 years of relevant experience and has immersed himself in various aspects of the chemical industry including research and development, sales and marketing.



Dr. Qin Kun, General Manager (Marketing Planning)
Sumitomo Chemical Asia Pte Ltd
THE MIDDLE EAST – A NEW PLAYER IN THE MARKET
Day 1 [Tue 06, March], at 02:50 PM