Boasting a distinguished career in the chemicals industry, Sean D. Keohane serves as president and chief executive officer of Cabot Corporation, a leading global specialty chemicals and performance materials company. Mr. Keohane brings considerable experience in global management and operations, risk management, financial expertise, and compensation and succession planning.
Since joining Cabot in 2002, Mr. Keohane has held roles of increasing responsibility in multiple businesses and functions, ranging from general manager of the performance products business group (2003 to 2008) to president of the performance chemicals segment (2008 to 2014). Prior to Cabot, Mr. Keohane worked as global marketing director for carbon black and held a variety of management positions in the US and Asia Pacific for Pratt & Whitney. He has served on the American Chemistry Council’s board of directors since 2016.