Director – Environmental, Health and Safety
Tim Watson is the Director – Environmental, Health and Safety of AmSty. He was appointed to the position in 2018 after serving as the EH&S Director since 2014 and EHS&S Leader since 2009. While at AmSty, Mr. Watson has led the development of EH&S performance improvement and compliance programs since the formation of the company. Prior to joining AmSty, Mr. Watson was the EH&S Business Operations Leader for the Building Solutions business at The Dow Chemical Company.
Mr. Watson began his career with The Dow Chemical Company in 1986 as a Production Engineer at the Los Angeles Operation. He worked in various manufacturing leadership roles in the Epoxy, Polystyrene, Fabricated Products businesses before assuming the role of Site Logistics Leader. In 1997, Mr. Watson moved to Dow’s operations at Schopau, Germany where he assumed the role of Operating Discipline and Training Manager for the polypropylene project in the Engineering Plastics business.
In 1999, he relocated to Freeport, Texas to join the U.S. polypropylene project in the role of Manage Production Work Process Leader for the company’s Engineering Plastics Business. In 2004, Mr. Watson was named the EH&S Business Operations Leader for Dow Chemical’s Building Solutions Business, and subsequently joined AmSty during the joint venture formation in 2008.
Mr. Watson holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.