Mauricio Misdrahi

Mauricio Misdrahi

Sasol

Novel Branched Surfactants Improving Color Properties in Architectural Coatings

Mauricio Misdrahi is currently the technical manager for inks, coatings, and polymer additives at Sasol North America in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He holds a Ph.D. in polymer science and engineering from Lehigh University, and he is been in the paints and coatings industry for more than 25 years. He has held different positions as technical manager, Sr. applications chemist, and marketing manager for several international corporations, including Hercules (Nowadays Ashland), Air Products, and Brenntag. Author and co-author of 7 published technical articles and presenter at 16 technical conferences at the international level. Dr. Misdrahi is currently developing new additives for coatings with a focus on customer needs and environmental demands.