Arthur D. Little, Inc. appoints Dr. Christian P. Mehnert to Houston-Based Chemicals Practice

Arthur D. Little, Inc. (ADL), a leading global management consulting firm, announced the appointment of Dr. Christian P. Mehnert as Senior Manager in the firm's Chemicals Practice. Dr. Mehnert will be based in Houston where he will be instrumental in expanding ADL's Practice with a focus on technology assessment and strategy development. Edouard Croufer, Global Chemicals Practice Leader of Arthur D. Little states, "I am delighted to welcome Dr. Christian P. Mehnert to our Chemicals Team in the United States. Christian's strong chemicals background will help us expand our clients' reach while meeting the increased demand of the industry. Today's chemical companies are seeking knowledge experts that understand all facets of the value chain from acquisition to risk management. Dr. Mehnert brings those perspectives to the team." Dr. Mehnert, with over 15 years of chemicals experience, helps companies develop solutions that are aligned with the goals of the business. He joins Arthur D. Little from Exxon/Mobil where he spent considerable time in research, engineering, and alliance development. According to Dr. Mehnert, "The chemicals industry will experience major changes over the next five years through the introduction of new technologies, the utilization of alternative feed stocks, and the shift of capital investment into the fast growing markets. Arthur D. Little has an outstanding team of professionals in place and will be able to provide valuable help to position the business of our clients for the future growth. I am very excited to join this highly motivated team of experts and I look forward to applying my industrial and business experience in helping our clients succeed." Dr. Christian P. Mehnert holds a Doctor of Philosophy (DPhil) in Chemistry from Oxford University. He also holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Rice University and a Bachelor of Science Degree/Masters Degree in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering from Munich Technical University. He has published 22 papers in peer-reviewed journals and holds six patents.

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