Ian Hughes

Ian is the senior advocacy representative for Covestro’s (formerly Bayer MaterialScience) North American region, responsible for driving energy efficiency and sustainability for one of the world’s leading suppliers of high-tech polymer materials. He works with several national trade associations and organizations to promote energy efficiency policy, building energy codes, and sustainable construction. Prior to working for Covestro, Ian began his career in building and construction as a project manager for Centex Homes in Tampa, Florida.

Ian holds a Bachelor of Arts in history from Allegheny College and master’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in public and international affairs.