Mark Rees

Vice President, Strategy, Research and New Business Development

Mark Rees is the Vice President, Strategy, Research and New Business Development, with Lubrizol Additives. He joined Lubrizol in 2001 and has held roles including global technology manager, global business manager both with viscosity modifiers and passenger car and vice president, driveline. Additionally, he completed a five-year expatriate assignment as regional business manager, Asia - engine oils / driveline, based at Lubrizol's Singapore facility.

Mark holds a bachelor's degree in applied chemistry and a Ph. D. in chemistry, both from Nottingham Trent University in Nottingham, Great Britain.

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Meeting Consumer Demands with Mixed Electrification Scenarios

February 25, 2020

For automotive OEMs, “all electric” isn’t the only avenue to highly efficient, low emissions vehicles. We discuss some of those strategies’ implications for lubricant performance here.


Formulating for a More Sustainable Future

September 18, 2019

Sustainability is a top priority for all industries—including fuels and lubricants—and we look at how oil marketers can achieve their sustainability goals.

Electric vs. Electrified Vehicles-an Important Difference

June 05, 2019

“Electric” versus “Electrified” vehicles—what’s the difference? And why does it matter? 

How Automation Could Impact the Oil Drain Interval

April 10, 2019

Automation could radically change the typical duty cycles of fleets around the world. Here's what that means for the typical engine oil drain cycle.