Sustainable Feedstocks for the Future of Chemicals & Plastics,

29 Jul, 2021

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Speakers at this Event

Dr. Lars Borger

Dr. Lars Borger

Vice President Renewable Polymers & Chemicals

Neste Renewable Fuels Oy

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Dr. Lars Borger

Dr. Lars Borger

Vice President Renewable Polymers & Chemicals

Neste Renewable Fuels Oy

AGENDA SESSION

RENEWABLE AND RECYCLED FEEDSTOCK ALTERNATIVES FROM BIO-BASED WASTE AND RESIDUE OILS

Day 1 [Thu 29, July], at 02:35 PM

PROFILE

https://www.cmtevents.com/EVENTDATAS/WEB210758/speakers/LarsBorgerR.pngWith a background in chemistry, sustainability marketing and general management, Lars focused the entire professional career on sustainability topics and sustainable materials.


Lars studied chemistry in Bielefeld, Marburg, Potsdam and St. Gallen. Lars holds a Master (Diploma) in Polymer Chemistry, an Executive Master in General Management (SGMI) from St. Gallen, Switzerland and a PhD in Colloid Chemistry and Polymer
Physics from the Max-Planck-Institute of Colloids and Interfaces in Potsdam, Germany.


During >20 years in the chemical industry he held various positions in polymer research, technical marketing, ecology and innovation management at BASF Germany and China. He also was the project lead for the Mass Balance approach of
BASF. Lars was heading BASF’s global Biopolymer business being located in Shanghai, PRC.


In January 2017 he joined Neste in Geneva, Switzerland, where since September 2018 he was heading the Emerging Businesses Unit as Vice President reporting to the Executive Committee of Neste building the strategy for the Neste’s entrance to
chemicals and polymers. Since 2019 Lars was building up the Neste Germany GmbH as global headquarter for the newly installed Renewable Polymers & Chemicals business unit at Neste in Düsseldorf, Germany, where he is now acting as Vice President Brand owner management taking care of creating favourable market conditions via value chain marketing and interaction with stakeholders. He is heading the product group bio-based Polymers and is Vice-Chair of the Board of the European Bioplastics. And he is Neste´s representative to the core advisory board of the Renewable carbon initiative.