Ed is executive vice president and president of Ingevity’s Performance Materials business. He served as vice president, Carbon Technologies, for MWV Specialty Chemicals, a division of MeadWestvaco Corporation (now WestRock), from 2010 to 2015. During his extensive career with the company, Ed has held various roles, including global business director, Automotive, and business director, Automotive, for the Asia-Pacific region; worldwide marketing manager for the chemical division’s non-U.S. business; area sales manager for Latin, Central and South America; and technical manager for the Carbon team’s Process Technology group. At different times throughout his career, he has had direct responsibility for products from each of Ingevity’s businesses. Ed serves on the Strategic Planning Committee for Trident United Way. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Virginia.