Based in Dallas, Stuart Guthrie leads the firm's global Chemicals, Materials and Packaging Practice. He is also a core member of the Board and CEO Advisory Group, where he is broadly focused on industrial clients. Stuart has conducted numerous board director, CEO, senior general management and functional leadership assignments for leading chemicals, packaging, building products, advanced materials and downstream and renewable energy clients. He has also spearheaded several CEO succession projects and large executive assessment engagements.
Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates almost 20 years ago, Stuart worked for 14 years in the chemical industry, most recently as a General Manager of a specialty chemical business for Solvay America. Previously, he progressed through a series of sales, marketing and general management roles with Tenneco and its successor, Solvay America. In these roles, Stuart was extensively engaged in international business development.
Stuart received his BS in chemical engineering from the University of Florida and his MBA from the Daniels College of Business, University of Denver. He is the past chair of the Dallas Arts District Alliance Board and a member of Leadership Dallas. Stuart also serves as an Advisory Board member of the NACD North Texas Chapter.
Energy and Natural Resources, Oil and Gas, Industrial, Mining and Metals, Chemicals, Materials and Packaging, Board Directors and Chief Executive Officers, Executive Search, Board & CEO Advisory Group