Hans Pierik

Global Marketing Manager Pipe & Utilities, SABIC

President and Chairman of the Board, PE100+ Association

Hans Pierik is Global Marketing Manager for the Pipe & Utilities segment at SABIC Petrochemicals. 

Additionally, since January 2016, Hans is President and Chairman of the Board of PE100+ Association, which is a global organization, driven by 11 leading PE100 polymer producers. The goal of PE100+ Association is to assure the right quality of raw material for the use of PE100 pressure pipes, and to promote the use of PE100 pipes across the value chain.  

Hans Pierik is working in the plastics industry for 18 years. He started his career at DSM in 1998 with engineering thermoplastics, and moved in 2005 to the role of Field Marketing Leader at GE Plastics, a business unit of General Electric, which two years later was acquired by SABIC. 

During his career, Hans Pierik held various management positions in marketing an & sales and product management, covering engineering plastics, polycarbonate sheet & film, and polyolefin materials. 

Hans Pierik studied Business Administration & Chemical Engineering at the Twente University – The Netherlands, and graduated with a Masters degree.