Vice President, Chemical Industry Consulting, Singapore
Mr. Larry Tan has more than three decades of experience, wholly in the oil refining and petrochemical sectors within Asia and in the United States. He is frequently invited to share his market views at petrochemical industry conferences as well as to conduct bespoke in-house training for petrochemical industry subjects. In addition to prior work as a consultant, the bulk of Mr. Tan's career was spent with ExxonMobil Oil and Chemicals in various functional areas of increasing responsibility, including process engineering, technical, refinery operations, catalytic research and development (in the US), supply operations, vessel chartering, manufacturing planning, joint venture commercial oversight (aromatics) and sales and marketing (aromatics and olefins). After he left ExxonMobil, he traded olefins and aromatics for European firms covering the Asian markets. At IHS Markit, Mr. Tan has been in Chemical Consulting and Training since 2013 where his project focus has been commercial and technical due diligence, market entry and strategy related studies, project feasibility studies, commercial advisory, transfer pricing, pricing strategy, trading support, competency skills training workshops, and litigation support.