Speaker

John Wood
Director of Environmental, Health, Safety & Security (EHSS) in the Americas Region for (SABIC),

John Wood is Director of Environmental, Health, Safety & Security (EHSS) in the Americas Region for Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), which ranks among the world’s top petrochemical companies.   Prior to his current role, John was the Global EHSS Director for SABIC’s Innovative Plastics Business, a business unit of SABIC, founded in September 2007 with SABIC’s acquisition of GE Plastics. Previously he served as Manager of Global Environmental Programs (1997) and Environmental Remediation (1992).  Prior joining SABIC and GE he was the Section Director for HMM Associates in Concord, Massachusetts where he managed a group of hydrogeologists and engineers who advised industrial, institutional and financial clients in the development of strategies and approaches to cost-effectively perform environmental remediation of historically contaminated sites.

Wood is a member of the American Chemistry Council’s Responsible Care® Committee and holds a M.S. from the University of South Florida and B.S. from the University of Rhode Island.