Emmanuel Gallegos manages the olefins and polymers Americas petrochemical team and is based in Houston, Texas. Emmanuel joined Platts in 2014 after 7 years working in a commercial finance group for BBVA Compass. In his role as a Managing Editor, Emmanuel focuses on the olefins and polymer markets and oversees coverage throughout the Americas including Mexico and South America. Emmanuel holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Houston-Downtown with a concentration in corporate communication. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, and enjoyed live music and sporting events before the global pandemic.