Russell Barry

Global Application Technology Leader @ Dow Elastomers

Russell Barry is Global Application Technology Leader for Automotive interior and exterior applications within Dow’s elastomer business. He has been with Dow for 29 years. After obtaining a masters degree in polymer technology at Aston University, UK, he worked for several British manufacturing companies in rubber and plastics before joining Dow in the polyethylene technical service and development group based in Switzerland in 1987. He has lead application development in a wide range of businesses such as PE, PP, Engineering plastics, and foams before his most recent assignments in Dow’s elastomer business. He is author of a number of patents and external publications covering polyolefin technology and polymer foams.