Chemicals

Chemicals

Independent management consultants specializing in the chemical industry

Consultants in the Umbrex chemical industry practice have experience across the major segments of the industry, including commodity chemicals, specialty chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and agrochemicals. We connect our clients with the right independent consultant for their project needs. Over 90% of our chemical industry practice consultants are alums of McKinsey, Bain, or BCG. The majority also have experience in roles in the chemical industry.

Examples of how we help clients in the chemical industry

Developed and implemented an innovation management system for the synthetic rubber division of a Russian petrochemicals company.
Led due diligence, negotiation, and acquisition of a chemicals company for a $1B industrial cleaning and maintenance company.
For a $6.2B fragrance and flavor company, led the global redesign of 49 manufacturing plants. Transformed the worst performing plant to one of the best within 2 years.
For a $4.5B chemical company with 18,000 employees across 13 countries, led the HR pre-merger activities that impacted 10,000 employees.
For a $1B chemical company, reduced time to market for new products by 50% and eliminated 20% of SKUs.

Chemical industry experience at top firms such as:

Director Strategy and Operations Control

Senior Director

Consultant

Director R&D Performance Materials

Director Corporate Strategy

Manager, Global Innovation and Business Development

Head of Corporate Development department

CFO - Lithium Division

Vice President Flavour Operations, North America

SVP Human Resources

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How to get started

1

Tell us about your project

2

Interview candidates

(We’ll provide bios within 48 hours on average)

3

Select your consultant and start work

Find a chemical industry consultant

or email us at: inquiry@umbrex.com