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Tighter environmental regulation in China: an opportunity for India´s chemical industry?

Posted on November 7th, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

A few weeks ago, I was contacted by an Indian financial service provider. They asked me to speak at their Specialty Chemicals Investor day. I explained that my focus is on China – but it turned out that this was exactly what they were interested in. Continue reading “Tighter environmental regulation in China: an opportunity for India´s chemical industry?” »

How to Measure the Effectiveness of R&D Based Innovation

Posted on October 28th, 2016 by in Chemical R&D

Like it or not, we work in an environment where corporate shareholders, board of directors and the C-suite want to see a return on their investment in R&D-based innovation. This has become a significant challenge for technology and marketing executives to answer. Continue reading “How to Measure the Effectiveness of R&D Based Innovation” »

There’s No Rule of Thumb to Increasing Innovation

Posted on August 24th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

With Asia now being the top destination for corporate R&D spend, does the success of your business strategy require operations in this region? Continue reading “There’s No Rule of Thumb to Increasing Innovation” »