Brian Powers is the director of External Options Development for Dow Energy & Water Solutions, a business unit of the Dow Chemical Company.   DW&PS is a leading supplier of filtration, purification and separation technologies, offering more than 1500 advanced ion exchange and membrane solutions to businesses, consumers, industries and municipalities around the world.  Through the organization’s legacy of experience, innovation and partnership, DW&PS customers can depend on a cleaner, safer and sustainable supply of water for drinking, food and pharmaceutical processing, and energy, manufacturing and mining operations — with increased business value and reduced cost.

Powers has held a variety of leadership roles in sales, marketing, product development, e-commerce, and new business development.   He took his most recent role in New Business Development in 2011.

Throughout his career, Powers has held global roles which have included time in Latin America and Europe, most recently returning to the US from an assignment in Italy in 2011.

Powers earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Michigan, graduating in 1991.