Phil Ranly

Title: External Manufacturing Operations Leader
Business: Dow AgroSciences Crop Protection

Phil Ranly is an External Manufacturing Operations Leader for Dow AgroSciences Crop Protection. He is responsible for the largest Dow AgroSciences Formulation and Packaging External partner. The site he supports handles over 150 GMIDs across 40 formulations, exporting to over 20 countries. The site recently built a multi-million dollar expansion, which Phil supported with engineering plant design, start-up and commissioning. During his career, he has supported production and new product launches at over 14 external manufacturing sites.

Prior to being named External Manufacturing Operations Leader, he was in product development, scale-up and production for AgroFresh, Inc. He helped AgroFresh expand by scaling-up new products and finding production locations using external partners. Prior to AgroFresh, he was in development, scale-up, and production for Rohm Haas Ion Exchange, Digital Imaging, Electronic Materials, and Coatings businesses. His jobs with Rohm Haas included pilot plant management and system tools, six sigma manufacturing control charting, product development, and plant design.

Phil Ranly earned his Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from University of Dayton. He earned his Master of Chemical Engineering from Lehigh University.