James A. Sullivan
Senior Vice President, Railroad Products and Services and Global Carbon Materials and Chemicals
James A. Sullivan is Senior Vice President, Railroad Products and Services and Global Carbon Materials and Chemicals for Koppers. He was elected to this position in May 2018. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, Global Carbon Materials and Chemicals from April 2014 to May 2018 and Vice President of Business Development from June 2013 to April 2014.
Prior to joining Koppers, Mr. Sullivan served as Senior Vice President, Americas at Calgon Carbon Corporation where he also held various management positions in the areas of operations, marketing, sales, and research and development.
He graduated from Ryerson University with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering and earned his master’s degree in business administration from the University of Pittsburgh’s Joseph M. Katz School of Business.
Mr. Sullivan currently serves on the Board of Directors for the National Kidney Foundation Serving the Alleghenies.