Fabrice Chopinez
Business Development Manager, Arkema


Fabrice works in business development for Arkema’s technical Polymers division which designs and develops high end specialty polymers for a wide range of diverse applications and markets such as water filtration, architectural coatings, automotive, batteries or oil and gas. In his leadership role, he is responsible for the oversight and deployment of the North American business development strategy, identifying new markets and applications, managing and executing a balanced portfolio of development projects to fuel the business growth. He started his career in 2001 at Arkema as an R&D scientist in France and held since technical service, business development, marketing and sales positions for different Arkema businesses in France and the United States. He received a Ph.D. in Materials Engineering and Science from the “Ecole des Mines” (School of Mines) of Paris, France, a Master in organic Chemistry from University of Lille and a master in general engineering from “Ecole des Mines” of Douai (France).