Stephen J. Doktycz is a senior vice president for LyondellBasell, one of the world’s largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies. He was appointed to the position in March 2017. In addition to leading the strategic planning and transactions department, Doktycz is a member of the company’s leadership team.
Doktycz has extensive industry experience having joined LyondellBasell after more than 27 years with The Dow Chemical Company. While at Dow, he led a number of transactions and held a variety of roles in corporate development, M&A, finance, strategic planning and R&D.
Doktycz earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, both in Chemistry, as well as an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.