Gary Lipson

Gary Lipson

Principal Engineer

Ashland

Gary has been with Ashland (previously Hercules) for 30 years and leads many process control initiatives at their manufacturing facilities worldwide.  He is currently part of Ashland’s Global Engineering group, Ashland’s subject matter expert for SIS, and is leading the ICS Cybersecurity Program for all of Ashland’s manufacturing facilities.  From 2004 to 2008, he was a leader of Hercules' Manufacturing Excellence programs for best practices and continuous improvement in automation and energy.  Gary has led numerous projects and teams, including energy reduction, global Y2K compliance, and process control system installations around the world.  Prior to joining Hercules, he held engineering and process control positions at All Control Systems, IBM, and Shared Medical Systems.