Kevin Brown
Executive Advisory Council

kevin-brownMr. Kevin Brown joins RLG’s Executive Advisory Council with more than 36 years of industry experience. Before his retirement in February 2017, he served as LyondellBasell’s Executive Vice President of Manufacturing and Refining, one of the world’s largest plastics, chemical and refining companies. In this role, Mr. Brown was responsible for the refining business including crude oil purchasing, product sales, central engineering, and capital project execution functions. He was globally responsible for 40+ manufacturing sites in 13 countries, including the LyondellBasell refinery in Houston, Texas.

In October 2015, LyondellBasell partnered with RLG in the development of the global turnaround excellence model and the rollout of the various sites. Mr. Brown was the key sponsor for RLG’s support on major global project initiatives. His leadership was fundamental to the success of these projects. Mr. Brown focused his strategy to achieve excellence and drive performance by building a culture of continuous improvements and implementing visibility of leading indicators.