Ilham Kadri

Ilham Kadri | Speaker at the 2020 Movin’On Summit

Chairman of the Executive Committee and CEO, Solvay

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Ilham Kadri is CEO and President of the Executive Committee of Solvay, an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company that addresses key societal challenges in sustainable mobility and resource efficiency.

Ilham Kadri is CEO and President of the Executive Committee of Solvay, an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company that addresses key societal challenges in sustainable mobility and resource efficiency.

Prior to joining Solvay, Dr. Kadri was CEO and President of Diversey. She led its turnaround leading to its spinoff and successful sale to Bain Capital.

Dr. Kadri is a world citizen with rich professional experience across a variety of industries in four continents and with leading multinationals, including Shell, UCB, Huntsman, Dow Chemical and Sealed Air.

Dr. Kadri actively promotes inclusion and diversity and is committed to mentoring young women and promoting women in STEM. She is the founder of the ISSA HygieiaTM Network, a non-profit foundation promoting women in the hygiene industry. She is a non-executive board member at A.O. Smith.

Dr. Kadri holds a degree in chemical engineering from L’Ecole des Hauts Polymères in Strasbourg and a Ph.D. in macromolecular physical chemistry from Strasbourg’s Louis Pasteur University.

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Ilham Kadri is CEO and President of the Executive Committee of Solvay, an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company that addresses key societal challenges in sustainable mobility and resource efficiency.