Brad A. Lich is executive vice president and chief commercial officer at Eastman Chemical Company.
He is responsible for the company’s Advanced Materials and Fibers business segments, as well as the leadership of Marketing, Sales, Procurement, Corporate Strategy and regional leadership. During his tenure with the company, Brad has led number of the company’s transformational initiatives and currently serves as the executive sponsor for Equality.
Prior to joining the Executive Team in 2014, Lich was vice president and general manager of the Coatings, Adhesives, Specialty Polymers and Inks business segment. He also served as the vice president of Global Marketing.
Lich holds a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University and an MBA from Northwestern Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
Before joining Eastman, Lich was co-founder and CEO of CoatingsMart, Inc. Lich’s work experience also includes serving in various roles within Valspar and Dow Chemical.
Lich and his wife reside in Tennessee and have two children. He serves on the Silgan Holdings Board of Directors and has served in leadership roles in industry and civic organizations. Lich’s personal interests include golf and skiing.