Fernando Haddad

Fernando Haddad

Senior VP Global Operation & SC Kraton Houston, TX

Biography

Mr. Haddad is the Senior Vice President, Global Operations & Supply Chain for Kraton Polymers based in Houston, TX. He is responsible for Kraton’s global manufacturing, supply chain planning, engineering, logistics and environmental, safety, &  health. Kraton develops, manufactures and markets biobased chemicals and specialty polymers that deliver exceptional value and enhance the lives of people all over the world. 

Prior to joining Kraton, Mr. Haddad worked as the Global manufacturing & Supply Chain Director for UOP, a Honeywell Company.

Prior to Honeywell, he spent 19 years with Dow Corning (now Dow Silicones), where he held increasingly more senior manufacturing and supply chain leadership positions, including Global Operations

Director for the Silicon Metal Business and Global Logistics Director for the company.

Early in his career Mr. Haddad worked for Johnson & Johnson and also 3M. 

Mr. Haddad holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the State University of Campinas (Brazil) and an MBA from Faculdade Getulio Vargas (Brazil).