|Edward J. Dineen |
Director since 2006
Mr. Dineen is Chief Executive Officer of LS9, Inc., an industrial biotechnology company, serving in such capacity since December 2010. Mr. Dineen previously served as Chief Operating Officer of LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE: LYB), one of the world’s largest petrochemical, fuels, and polymers companies, and was a member of its Management Board until his departure in December 2009. Mr. Dineen held a series of senior executive positions with LyondellBasell from 1998 until assuming his position as COO in March 2009. In January 2009, LyondellBasell’s U.S. operations and one of its European holding companies voluntarily filed to reorganize under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Prior to joining LyondellBasell, Mr. Dineen was with ARCO Chemicals for over 20 years. Mr. Dineen brings more than 30 years of industry, operational, leadership, manufacturing and international experience, as well as strategic planning experience, to the Board from his positions at LS9, LyondellBasell, and ARCO Chemicals.