Ankur holds a Master’s Degree in Physics, a PhD in Polymer Technology and a Post Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (Open University, UK). He joined LyondellBasell in 2007 as an Application Development & Technical Service (ADTS) Engineer, responsible for the polyethylene film and textile segment, located in Frankfurt. In 2015, he moved to ADTS polybutene-1 specialties and served four years in this role. Starting April 2019, Ankur has been Business Development Manager (Building & Construction) in the Advanced Polymer Solutions (APS) division. Prior to LyondellBasell, Ankur also has 3.5 years R&D experience in the PET business with Equipolymers GmbH, Schkopau (a Dow Chemical Company & Petrochemical Industries Company, Kuwait, Joint venture).