Raj assumed role Director of Sustainability for Saint Gobain North America about 2 years ago. His team is responsible for all aspects of sustainability strategy including reporting on carbon emissions, renewable power procurement, novel decarbonization pathways, life cycle analysis program and facilitating strategic mission through business units.
He holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering and a MBA in Finance Strategy. Prior to Saint Gobain, he worked in building products industry for 27 years including global roles of increasing responsibility in Technical Research, Product Development, Process Improvement, Business Development, Marketing & CSR/ESG Sustainability functions. He describes himself as engineer by training and sustainability professional by passion.