Steve Tan

Steve TanSteve gained a Masters degree in Materials Science from Leeds University in 1973 and worked for 15 years in high tech ceramics R&D before joining European Vinyls Corporation (EVC) in 1990 as Technical Service Manager with responsibility for customers making pipes, cables and compounds. EVC eventually became Ineos ChlorVinyls and, latterly, Inovyn.

Between 2009 and 2015, in addition to his work for Ineos, Steve was Executive Director of PVC4Pipes, the European trade association, based in Brussels, which promotes the use of PVC pipes and fittings.

Steve retired from Ineos at the end of July 2012 and from the post of Executive Director of PVC4Pipes in July 2015.