David Hatrick is Vice President of Innovation at Huntsman Advanced Materials, a division of Huntsman Corporation located in The Woodlands, Texas. David leads global R&D for the division with R&D teams located in the US, Switzerland and China. He is accountable for the development and commercialization of new materials and process technologies across multiple markets, from aerospace through to electrical power and clean energy. In parallel, David is leading the creation of a new business exploiting a novel methane pyrolysis technology, creating both hydrogen and a unique, solid form of high value carbon known as Miralon® with a wide variety of potential applications. David has a PhD in Applied Physics from the University of Strathclyde in Scotland, and after a variety of R&D roles in the nuclear, chemicals and consulting sectors, joined Huntsman in 2012.