Steve Brodie, President, CEO, Owner, Founder
Steve founded Purolite in 1981 with his brother, Don Brodie, from the basement of Don’s home. Together, they systematically built Purolite with the innovation and foresight to become an international leader within ion exchange resins operating in more than 40 countries.
As President and CEO, Steve is a visionary who is focused on global company operations and is the driving force for financing all aspects of the Purolite business. He continues to manage and provide guidance on all corporate financial issues. In addition, Steve oversees the sales in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
Before starting Purolite, Steve led the textile manufacturing company, Wexler Knitting Mills.
Steve holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance and economics from Temple University. Currently, Steve resides in the Philadelphia, PA region in the United States, with his wife, Elizabeth. Both of Steve’s sons are operational in the business, one as vice president of the Americas and the other as general counsel.