EPCA '16 - VIDEO: Workforce diversity vital to industry success - Shell exec

03 October 2016 15:45 Source:ICIS News

BUDAPEST (ICIS)--Improving diversity within the chemical industry workforce is vital to improve the effective management of chemical companies, according to a Shell Chemicals executive.

Gender, cultural and racial diversity brings different perspectives and a wealth of talent to management teams, according to Kate Johnson, Shell Chemicals general manager, global styrene, propylene oxide (PO) and derivatives.

Johnson was speaking on the sidelines of the 50th European Petrochemical Association meeting. A diversity and inclusion workshop takes place at the meeting on Monday 3 October at 18:00 local time.

By Will Beacham