18th Asia Coatings Markets

01-02 Aug, 2018 - Jakarta, INDONESIA

Le Meridien Jakarta
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. Kaushal Mathur

Kaushal Mathur is a Principal Consultant in the Chemicals, Materials & Food practice of Frost & Sullivan, based out of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Kaushal has over seven years of experience spanning sectors such as Construction, Paints & Coatings, Food & Beverage, and specialty chemicals.

His role in Frost & Sullivan focuses on driving the Construction and Paints & Coatings space within the Chemicals practice in Asia Pacific. He leads consulting engagements spanning across verticals such as Growth Strategy, Go-to Market, Long Term R&D formulation and Strategic Roadmaps.

He holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree from the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, India, and a Bachelors in Architecture from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India.



Mr. Kaushal Mathur, Principal Consultant
Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Sdn Bhd
Southeast Asia Construction Outlook + Paints & Coatings Market Dynamics
Day 1 [Wed 01, August], at 09:10 AM

Dr. Paul Davies

Paul is the Group Technical Director for Becker Industrial Coatings. He has over 25 years general coatings experience in Technical, Commercial and Business development roles. Paul, leads the Beckers Coil coating technical group, specialising in development and customer service for coil coatings, which are largely supplied into the building envelope sector. Beckers are considered a global leader in sustainable solutions within the coil coating market.
Paul has been directly involved in the project management for many high profile sustainable projects across Europe. Prior to Beckers, he worked for BASF Coatings based in Germany.  He holds a PhD in Adhesion and Corrosion of coated metals, and is involved in the European Coil Coatings Association. Additionally, he acts as an advisor to the DIN Standardisation group in Berlin.



Dr. Paul Davies, Group Technical Director
Becker Industrial Coatings Ltd.
Measuring the Sustainability of Coating Solutions for Building Facades
Day 1 [Wed 01, August], at 11:25 AM

Mr. Kevin Merlo

Kevin is the Director of Applications Technology for the Americas as well as the Global Coatings Competence Lead for Wacker Polymers.  Kevin has been with Wacker for 17 years.  Prior to joining Wacker Kevin spent time at Sherwin-Williams in a variety of roles including technical, manufacturing, and quality.  Kevin started his career as a coatings and adhesives formulator with Union Carbide. 



Mr. Kevin Merlo, Director, Coatings & Adhesives Technology, Americas; Global Coatings Competence Lead
Wacker Chemical Corp
VAE Dispersions: The Right Choice for Low Odor/VOC Architectural Coating
Day 1 [Wed 01, August], at 02:50 PM

Mr. Tao Lin

Tao Lin is senior R&D engineer of Eternal Materials. He received M.S. and Ph.D. in NanoEngineering and MicroSystems from National Tsing-Hua University (Taiwan) in 2008 and joined Eternal Materials in 2011. Between 2011 to 2016, he focused on the research in fundamental silicone materials including the synthesis of silicone resin, and thermal-stable silicone adhesive.  Since 2016, he moved to coatings department and conduct the project on solvent borne polyester and hot melt polyester for coating application.



Mr. Tao Lin, SR Dept.
Eternal Materials Co. Ltd.
Can Coatings Markets in Asia & Materials Development
Day 2 [Thu 02, August], at 09:05 AM