Global Research and Analysis Director – Acrylonitrile
Mr. Longworth qualified as a process engineer in 1999 and subsequently worked in the plastics industry for several years in South Africa and the UK. In 2009 he leapt at the opportunity to transition into the world of petrochemicals consulting and since then his career has moved from strength to strength as he has gained experience in a multitude of areas. During his more than decade long journey in the petrochemicals arena he has gained a deep insight into how this complex and volatile industry ticks. After spending several years as a consultant to the plastics industry he then took on the role of global research and analysis director for the acrylonitrile market service in March 2020. He works with a broad range of clients across the acrylonitrile value chain and his clients include major producers, consumers, and traders/distributors. The nature of his work allows him a unique global perspective of the acrylonitrile industry across all regions.