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Mark N. Bass

Vice President and General Manager, Specialized Reliability Solutions, CSW Industrials

Mark N. Bass leads CSWI’s Specialty Chemicals segment and serves as President of the Whitmore operating company. Mr. Bass most recently served as President, North America for Birla Carbon with full responsibility for sales and marketing, overseeing multiple manufacturing locations, as well as supply chain, finance, and human resources functions. Prior to his role as President, Mr. Bass held various commercial leadership roles of increasing responsibility at Birla. From 2013 until 2017, he led sales globally for Birla Carbon’s specialty carbon black business and was based in the Asia-Pacific region for much of that time. Mr. Bass is a graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering. He also completed an MBA at the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.