Corporate Vice President, Innovation and Chief Sustainability Officer
Julie Edgar is corporate vice president, innovation and chief sustainability officer. In her role, Dr. Edgar is responsible for ensuring we have the best innovation tools, processes and metrics in place to successfully bring new, valuable solutions to market, and which positively contribute to the lives of those who use the company's products and/or live in the communities in which Lubrizol operates.
Dr. Edgar joined Lubrizol in 1995 as a research chemist at the company’s Hazelwood, U.K. facility. She has held a number of technology management positions within the company, including global technology manager for driveline additives, global manager of applied sciences, manager of blend test services and global director of research and development for engineered polymers. Additionally, Dr. Edgar has served as director of research and development for Lubrizol Advanced Materials in Asia, director of research and development for Lubrizol Oilfield Solutions and vice president of corporate research and development.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and a Ph.D. in Chemistry, both from the University of Surrey.