Larry Tan is Managing Director at IHS Chemical Consulting, Asia. He was presenting 'Direct Oil & Gas to Ethylene: Advantageous Technologies or False Dawns?' topic at ASIA-TECH 2016.
Larry’s experience is wholly within the oil and petrochemical industry. Majority of that time was spent with ExxonMobil Oil and Chemicals in various functional areas of increasing responsibility – process engineering, technical, refinery operations, research & development (in USA), supply chain, shipping, manufacturing planning, joint venture commercial oversight (aromatics) and sales & marketing (aromatics and olefins). After he left ExxonMobil, Larry traded oil & petrochemicals (olefins and aromatics) for European firms covering the Asian markets and was the CEO of an Australian biodiesel company based in Singapore before he became a consultant.
Larry also serves as an Adjunct Lecturer with the Singapore Management University’s International Trading Institute.