President & Chief Executive Officer
Todd Karran has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of NOVA Chemicals since 2015. Karran joined NOVA Chemicals in 1985 and has served the company in several roles, such as Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Corporate Development & Treasurer; Chief Information Officer; Vice President, Applications; and Vice President and Controller, Olefins/Polyolefins. His 34 years of experience in pipeline, chemical & plastics manufacturing, and international business has helped him support profitable growth for the company.
Karran is a graduate of the Accelerated Accounting program at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, holds a CPA, CMA professional accounting designation in Alberta. He also has an MBA from the Katz School of Business from the University of Pittsburgh, and holds a C.Dir chartered director designation from McMaster University and the Conference Board of Canada. Todd has served as the Director of AdvanSix (NYSE: ASIX, Parsippany, NJ) since 2016.