Headshot of Hari Reddy, VP R&D and Innovation

Hari Reddy leads new product innovation, application and process development, systems engineering and codes/testing for GAF's Commercial roofing business.

Hari began his career with Dow Chemical over 25 years ago, where he held a number of leadership roles of increasing responsibility including General Manager Asia Pacific for Dow Building Solutions, and General Manager Global Insulation Products. Subsequently, Hari joined Nalco/Ecolab as Global R&D Director and led innovation for the eastern hemisphere region based out of Pune, India. Hari then relocated to Wisconsin and led flexible packaging innovation as Vice President R&D for Bemis/Amcor North America.

Hari holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University, India, and a Ph.D. in Materials Engineering Science from Virginia Tech.