Roger joined Tecnon OrbiChem in 1988, since when he has worked as a consultant covering a wide range of products, principally in the polyester and intermediates business area. In 1996, he became Director Fibres & Intermediates Consulting Services. During 2005 and 2006, as Director Overseas Operations and Database Services, Roger was instrumental in establishing the company's office in Shanghai. He was appointed Managing Director in 2006. Roger holds a B.Sc. (Hons) in Chemical Engineering from Nottingham University, a M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering from Imperial College, University of London and a M.A. in Chinese from Leeds University.