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Fernando Siliceo

Sales Manager, Latin America

Luis Fernando Siliceo Lozano is the Export Sales Manager for Latin America at Porocel.  Luis Fernando has a Bachelors’ degree in Chemical Engineering from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City and graduated Valedictorian of his class. After working in the chemical industry for a few years, he went on to receive, his MBA from the Universidad La Salle, also in Mexico City.

Luis Fernando has worked in the Chemical & Petrochemical industry for 30 years.  He started his career at Celanese and within the 13 years of working there, he was able to participate in the Plastics and Chemicals divisions, where the synthetic casing export business was developed from the ground up and became 30% of the total business. Luis Fernando moved on to the public sector and spent four  years at Pemex Petroquimica, where he streamed line procedures and reduced the bureaucracy involved to do business with the company as well as  reducing the amount of imports done by customers during the plants’ turnaround. After working with Pemex Petroquimica, Luis Fernando moved back to the private sector and worked with Oxiteno for five years on the Specialty Chemicals side in North America.

Through his work experiences, Luis Fernando and his family have relocated several times, spending 13 years in different parts of the US including the hot and humid Houston, Texas where they currently live.

Luis Fernando is happily married and is a father to two boys. He enjoys spending time with his family and watching soccer and other sports on TV.  Luis Fernando hopes to get more experience teaching others. He can be contacted at

Fernando Siliceo will be speaking at:

Strategic Use of Rejuvenated Catalyst for Reducing Operating Costs

2017/09/06 15:35 - 00:00

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