Kaushik Mitra steers the Europe, Middle East and Africa Polyolefin Insight business for IHS Markit, and is a major contributor to plastics sustainability initiatives.
Mr. Mitra played a pivotal role in conceptualizing, developing and executing the plastics sustainability multiclient study. His interests are in pricing, strategy and intelligence. He has gained diverse career experience working at top global companies where he led business management, market development, market intelligence and strategy. He joined IHS Markit in 2016 with more than 22 years of experience in the petrochemicals business. Previously, with petrochemicals giant SABIC, Mr. Mitra led the global strategy team for the polymers business, shaping long term ambitions in terms of growth, business improvement, innovation and pricing. He was instrumental in developing a framework for strategy execution, as well as deploying performance metrics. Mr. Mitra holds a bachelor's degree in engineering and a marketing MBA.