Steve brings nearly three decades of comprehensive, chemicals and energy sales and marketing experience to Caliche. He spent the past 10 years managing and growing a $900+ million (revenue) portfolio of Sasol Chemical’s businesses that included their US Gulf Coast ethylene business as well as several global ethylene derivative businesses. Prior to Sasol, Steve held various leadership positions at Exxon, Praxair, and Celanese Chemical.
Steve joined Caliche to explore more autonomy in an entrepreneurial setting, along with the excitement of growing a business with permitted expansion opportunities. In his new position, Steve is responsible for Caliche’s commercial success and ensuring all functions are aligned with the company’s strategic objectives, most notably serving as a regional leader in the sustainable energy transition.
Steve has a BS in Chemical Engineering from Montana State University and an MBA with a concentration in Energy Finance from The University of Texas at Austin.