About the President

Before founding EPCOT International, Girish Malhotra, PE worked in various capacities in chemical manufacturing, technology development and operations fields.

Most recently, Mr. Malhotra gained experience as Director of Corporate Research & Technology for Morgan Adhesives Co. (MACtac), a $500 million international division of Bemis Co., manufacturer of packaging films and pressure sensitive products, from 1991-1996. For The Sherwin Williams Company, a $6.1 billion dollar architectural, industrial and automotive coatings company, Mr. Malhotra worked as the:
Business Development Project Director (1987 -1991)
Director, Process Engineering (1985 -1987)
Plant Manager, Antioxidants and Resins -Fords, NJ (1983 -1985)
Technical Director, Antioxidants and Resins -Fords, NJ (1981 -1983)
Production Area Manager, Corrosion Inhibitors & Intermediates -Cincinnati, OH(1979 -1981)
Group Leader/Senior Process Engineer (1973 -1979)
From 1971 to 1973, Mr. Malhotra was an Environmental Protection Engineer for the State of Illinois EPA, and before that, he was a Process Engineer for EXXON.

Professional Association Memberships:
Member Scientific Advisory Board Chimica Oggi - Chemistry Today (2014 - present)
Advisory Board TwoFour Insight Group, LLC (2014 - May 2016)
Member CPhI Expert Industry Panel (2014 - present)
Jury CPhI Awards Panel (2016 - present)
Advisory Board C&EN Online (2012 - 2015)
Editorial Advisory Board Pharmaceutical Processing Magazine (2006 - present)
Editorial Advisory Board Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Magazine (2011 - present)
Editorial Advisory Board www.pharmaqbd.com (2011 - present)
Ask the Expert “Process Simplification” Chemical Processing Magazine
Ask the Expert “API Manufacturing” Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Magazine (1996 - Present)
Registered Professional Engineer in States of Ohio and Illinois
Association of Consulting Chemists and Chemical Engineers (1996 - Present)
American Institute of Chemical Engineers (1967 - Present)
Bemis Co. Rep -Industrial Research Institute (1991-1996)
Toastmasters (1994-1998)
Who's Who

Education and training:
MBA Program; Xavier University -Cincinnati, OH; 1977-1979
M.S. Chemical Engineering; Clarkson University -Potsdam, NY; 1968
Graduate Diploma; Petroleum Refining; Indian Institute of Petroleum -India; 1966
B.S.; Chemical Engineering; Harcourt Butler Technological Institute -India; 1965

Seminars in: Drug delivery systems, radiation curing, pressure sensitive and release technologies, technology management, digital imaging, crystallization