Martin Kays is Product Manager of Rheology Additives at BYK USA. He graduated from the University of Louisville earning a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering followed by a MBA from the University of Southern Indiana. During his career, Martin developed an expertise for formulating and introducing new products into the coatings and plastics markets. His experience eventually led to sales and marketing positions including National and Global Account Management at both Süd-Chemie Rheologicals and Rockwood Additives. Martin has traveled extensively throughout Asia Pacific, and was Regional Manager in the territory for over 15 years.