Pierre Joris is Engineer in Physics from University of Liège, M.Sc. from Stanford, and hold an Advanced Executive degree from Kellogg's School of Management.
Pierre has 35 years of international experience in the Chemical Industry. He built his career for 29 years at Solvay, and completed his career as Chief Scientific and Innovation Officer for the group until June 2013.
For the last 7 years, Pierre has been a senior advisor and independent board member at various companies in the field of materials and chemical industry, including Senior Executive Advisor to Daikin Chemical, Member of the Board of Prayon as well as of Domo Chemicals. It is in this last tenure that he was elected chairman of A.SPIRE in March 2019.
Pierre is also Senior Advisor to the BCG and to Kreab