John Mitchell is President of Albemarle’s Lithium & Advanced Materials global business unit.
John began his professional career with The BOC Group’s industrial gases business serving in a variety of management positions in the areas of sales and marketing, corporate business development and general management. He then became president of Environmental Management Corporation, following its acquisition by BOC. After the acquisition of BOC by The Linde Group, John served as Senior Advisor to the operating companies in South America and Sub-Saharan Africa. John joined Rockwood Lithium as President for North America in 2011. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Engineering from Drexel University.