Dr David Watson is a chemical engineer and has over 25 years of experience with JM in process technology development and commercialization for the petrochemical industry (technologies including ethyl acetate, with lead roles in COMETTM, di-methyl ether and mono-ethylene glycol). He now heads JM’s Catalyst Technologies process development group, with current focus on the technologies that enable the transition to a circular carbon economy.

Dr. David Watson

Head of New Process Technology, Catalyst Technologies, Johnson Matthey (JM)


Day 2 | 5 December 2023 | Mobilizing local feedstocks to decarbonise fuels and chemicals: A case study on Sustainable Aviation Fuels