The single largest gathering of refining and petrochemical leadership within Europe
4 – 7 November, 2019 | Hilton Warsaw, Poland
Regional Director Technology Marketing
Chevron Lummus Global
Gerrit Polhaar is Technology Marketing Regional Director for Chevron Lummus Global in The Hague and is responsible for licensing of CLG’s hydroprocessing technologies and catalysts sales in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In 1991, he received his Masters of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Twente, the Netherlands and his MBA from NIMBAS, Utrecht, the Netherlands in 2001. He joined Chevron Corporation in 1991 and has held positions with Chevron Oronite as Product Development Engineer for Marine and Power Generation Lubricant Additives and Automotive Engine Oils between 1991 and 2001. Before moving to CLG in 2004, he was business manager for Chevron Oronite’s Marine Lubricant Additive business in Asia-Pacific from 2001 to 2004. Since October 2004 Gerrit has worked for CLG as licensing manager for major hydroprocessing projects in the Middle East on residue hydrocracking, residue hydrotreating, VGO hydrocracking and base oil hydrodewaxing technologies.