Ms Suarez joined IHS Markit early 2019, as Director Chlor-alkali Market Analysis Service, providing market discovery, analysis and reporting for caustic soda in North America and select countries of Latin America, as part of the Inorganics Global Business Team. Ms. Suárez holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering and a Finance MBA. She has worked as a sales executive and product manager in multiple Latin American countries over the past twenty years, gaining deep petrochemical and chlor-vinyls industry knowledge and broad expertise in chemical market analysis, sales and management. Her experience includes positions with Quimica Delta as Product and Commercial Director for the Base Oils and Solvents business units in Mexico; Commercial Director PMV / Mexichem Mexico guiding chlor-alkali, ethylene and VCM business strategies and commercial operations; and experience defining new business models and executing sales programs in Mexico, Colombia and Brazil for chemical and oil companies including 3M Colombia, DuPont México, Chevron México and BP México. Lina’s extensive experience in the integrated chlor-alkali, ethylene and vinyls production and commercial chains further has contributed to IHS Markit’s industry leading expertise in chlor-vinyls and chlor-alkali derivatives.