Mark Eramo is vice president, global business development – energy & chemicals, at IHS Markit. Based in Houston, TX he joined IHS in May 2011 following the acquisition of Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI). In this current role which began August 2015, Mark leads a global team that works with existing and new clients to develop and strengthen the business relationships at the executive level, and ensure a full understanding of the breadth of the IHS Markit offerings for the Energy and Chemical Industries. Prior to this role, Mark had responsibility for the IHS Chemical market insight teams located that provide global, in-depth market research and analysis on nearly 300 chemical and plastics products.
Mark worked at CMAI (Chemical Market Associates, Inc.) for more than 13 years, where, in his last role as executive vice president, he was responsible for CMAI’s global market advisory services covering base chemicals, intermediates and plastics markets. Mark was also on the Board of Directors at CMAI.
Before joining CMAI, Mark worked for more than twelve years in the chemical industry with Vista Chemical Company holding positions in technical sales, customer service and product management. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from Cornell University, where he also enjoyed playing football for the Big Red.