Erin N. Kane


Erin N. Kane is president and chief executive officer of AdvanSix, a fully-integrated manufacturer of nylon 6 resin, chemical intermediates and ammonium sulfate fertilizer; she has held this position since October 2016. Previously, Ms. Kane held positions of increasing global responsibility at Honeywell, and Six Sigma and process engineering positions at Elementis Specialties and Kvaerner Process. Ms. Kane led the spin-off of AdvanSix into an independent, NYSE-listed public company, including the appointment of an executive team, oversight of global business operations and strategy, creation of a best-practices corporate governance regime and Board of Directors function, structuring of compensation and succession planning, and the development of ERM and HSE programs.

Year appointed: 2016