The Valence Group Chemicals M&A Conference 2017 - October 19th, Four Seasons Hotel, New York

The Valence Group Chemicals M&A Conference has become the premier M&A conference for CEOs, senior executives and M&A professionals in chemicals and related materials. It is an invitation only, full day event, to explore key chemicals M&A topics and upcoming developments, while also providing a forum for exchange of views and networking.

The Valence Group’s 3rd Annual Chemicals M&A Conference will be held on October 19th, 2017. This is an all-day event and attendance is by invitation only, restricted to 150 participants to foster both an open dialogue and networking opportunity.

Confirmed Speakers:
Air Products & Chemicals: Seifi Ghasemi – Chairman & CEO
BASF: Wolf-Dieter Starp – former Head of Corporate M&A
CVC Capital Partners: Christian Wildmoser – Partner
China National Bluestar: Michael Koenig – CEO
Evonik Industries: Christian Kullmann – CEO
FMC Corporation: Paul Graves – CFO
Mexichem: Antonio Carrillo – CEO

Past Conferences

Previous conference speakers have included-

Akzo Nobel: Floris van Hall – Director, Mergers & Acquisitions
Cabot: Patrick Prevost – President and Chief Executive Officer
CCMP Capital: Bob Toth – Operating Partner (and former CEO, Polypore)
Chemtura: Craig Rogerson – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Chemtrade Logistics: Mark Davis – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Dow Chemical: Peter Sykes – VP, M&A
INEOS Enterprises: Ashley Reed CEO 
Kraton: Kevin Fogarty – President & CEO
PolyOne and Univar: Steve Newlin Executive Chairman
PQ Corporation: Mike Boyce – Chairman
Quinpario Partners: Jeff Quinn – Founder
Solvay: Marc Chollet Group General Manager, Strategy
Solvay: Roger Kearns – Member of the Executive Committee
Valspar: Gary Hendrickson – Chairman & CEO
Vectra: Jim Voss – CEO