JOHN PEARSON is the founder and CEO of Chemical Industry Roundtables. John graduated with 1st Class Honors in Chemistry from Imperial College, University of London. He also became an Associate of the Royal College of Science.
John’s 37-year business career has focused on the communications industry, specializing in all branches of the business-to-business communications space – from academic publishing, to data compilation and publishing, to major exhibitions, to exclusive conferences, to cutting edge e-media. Most recently, John headed up the Chemical Industry Division of communications company, Access Intelligence, LLC. That group included SRI Consulting, a major chemical industry market and technical consultancy, the Chemical Week family of publishing and event services, and Harriman Chemsult, a market intelligence and price reporting service for the Chlor-Alkali and Vinyls markets.
Born in Manchester, UK, John and his wife, Annie, have resided in the California, USA since 1995.