Research

Alex Lidback

Vice President, Head of Research Chemicals, Polymers and Fibres

Expertise

  • Petrochemicals

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Alex Lidback, Vice President, Head of Research Chemicals, Polymers and Fibres

Alex has 25 years of experience in the global chemicals industry. Today, he leads our global chemicals, polymers and fibres research team within PCI Wood Mackenzie.

Alex contributes to research generation, multi-client and private consulting studies using his vast expertise in global olefins, aromatics and polymers.  He is often called upon to give executive presentations on the global outlook of commodity chemicals as well as to present at key chemical industry events.   

Alex joined Wood Mackenzie in September 2012 to help build our new chemical research practice. Prior to this, he had spent over twenty years in research and consulting roles across the chemicals sector. His previous employers include CMAI and IHS, where he was  global business director for the aromatics and fibres business groups responsible for research, P&L and personnel and also director of styrenics.

Education

BA Economics, Louisiana State University USA