Gerry Colamarino is currently the Managing Director of TiPMC Solutions LLC, specializing in consulting activities within the TiO2 value chain, including feedstock, pigment, metals, and chemicals. He has over 20 years of international experience within the chemical, mining, and energy industries, having had multiple professional and leadership positions within DuPont Titanium Technologies, the world’s largest TiO2 producer, as well as Iluka Resources, a leading producer of titanium feedstocks and zircon, and Bloom Energy’s Strategic Materials organization. Gerry’s experiences include business management positions for DuPont’s Minerals, Titanium Intermediates, and Electrical Insulation Systems businesses. He has led multiple business development efforts, including the high growth DuPont Titanium Tetrachloride, expanding the business in 9 countries and including a landmark agreement with Allegheny Technologies, supplying TiCl4 to its Utah Titanium Sponge facility, resulting in over $300M of new revenues. As the Product Manager for Titanium for Iluka Resources, he led the program to create new products, optimizing existing resources and mineral processes, leading to two new products and Millions USD new sales. He has led numerous strategic initiatives and studies, creating the business plan for Bloom Energy’s Strategic Materials, the roadmap and commercial structure for new beneficiation technology, and product development and launch for multiple businesses. He has multiple accomplishments in operations optimization and project management, including significant cost and working capital improvements while managing DTT’s complex feedstock supply chain.
Gerry is best known for his unique ability to combine creativity and strong strategic thinking with a practical, disciplined approach, gained from multiple experiences combined with functional expertise in a variety of areas. He has broad international experience, having conducted business in over 20 countries. His industry knowledge expands beyond the titanium value chain, having consulted with a number of DuPont’s current and former businesses in product management and sourcing. He has an extensive alternative energy background, serving as DuPont’s lead for alternative energy sourcing, and working on international marketing opportunities for Bloom Energy, one of Silicon Valley’s hottest alternative energy companies, focused on cutting edge fuel cell technology.
Gerry resides outside of Wilmington, DE in Landenberg, PA, with his wife, Lee, and his two children, Anna and Jack. He is active in his community, coaching multiple athletic teams and serves on his parish leadership council. He enjoys travel and golf, and all opportunities to combine both interests.