Management Team


Vice President USA FCC Technology Management

CJ Farley joined TPM Solutions in 2022 as the USA VP FCC Technology Management to lead the development of FCC consulting services and FCC catalyst management business in North America. CJ is a globally acknowledged world expert in FCC Technology with over 30 years of industrial experience. He started his career with Marathon Oil Company in 1990 after receiving his Chemical Engineering degree from Purdue University. He became their senior FCC Technologist supporting all of their refineries FCC’s. He then joined MW Kellogg and spent the following years travelling the world providing FCC technical services and design work to their customers. This stint was followed with his joining Engelhard/BASF as a Global Technical Services and Marketing Manager for their FCC offerings. He then became an independent consultant in 2008 prior to joining TPM Solutions. During his career CJ has performed technical services work for over 300 FCCs worldwide, assisted with over 200 FCC unit startups, and many turnaround inspections (30+).