In 1997, Anja Schulz (Helmert) graduated at the Technical University of Stuttgart, Germany with a Master Degree Diploma in Chemical Engineering.
After positions in process engineering for extrusion and compounding, manufacturing and development Anja started in 2003 at ExxonMobil Chemical as plant support and development engineer in the European Technology Center followed by positions in customer support for polypropylene consumer goods and film application development. From there she moved to marketing communication in the Headquarter of ExxonMobil Chemical in Brussels.
In May 2017 Anja moved to her current position in Marketing for plastics and resins. Since she has been identifying and developing new applications to promote polyethylene and polypropylene ExxonMobil Chemical resins, mainly focusing on the compounding, molding and extrusion markets.