J. Brian Pitts
Corporate Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Brian Pitts is corporate vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer of The Lubrizol Corporation. Mr. Pitts joined Lubrizol in 1998 and has held a variety of accounting, finance and commercial positions. In 2012, he was named vice president of finance of Lubrizol Advanced Materials. Most recently Mr. Pitts served as general manager of TempRite® Engineered Polymers until assuming his current role in March 2018. Throughout his career, he has also worked at several company facilities, including the Lubrizol regional office in Shanghai, China, where he led the region's finance and accounting team. Prior to joining Lubrizol, Mr. Pitts worked at specialty chemical manufacturers, Monsanto and Solutia, in various accounting roles.
Mr. Pitts earned his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee in 1993 and his MBA from the University of Alabama in 1995. He is a certified public accountant in Ohio.