Research and Analysis Associate Director, PTA / PET
Marcelo Wasem is responsible at the IHS Markit for coverage of the Purified Terephthalic Acid (PTA) and Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) markets in the Americas. He is responsible for the development of the detailed supply/demand analysis, costs analysis, global price discovery and price forecasting for PTA and PET. Furthermore, he is also co-author of some IHS Markit reports in the Market Advisory Service scope.
Prior to joining IHS Markit, Marcelo worked in petrochemical companies in Brazil, developing different roles in areas like, supply chain, feedstocks, energy and commercial, acquiring expertise through more than two decades of experience in the petrochemical industry. After moving to the United States, he developed some consultant projects on the waste tire recycling.