Mark T. Behrman

President & Chief Executive Officer

Since 2018, Mark Behrman has served as President, CEO and board member for LSB industries. Prior to his appointment as CEO, Mr. Behrman served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Corporate Development. In addition to his experience at LSB Industries, Mr. Behrman has more than 30 years of financial and investment banking experience. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Behrman served as the Managing Director at Sterne, Agee and Leach, Inc., leading the firm’s industrial, transportation and energy practices.


Mr. Behrman was previously a Founder and Senior Managing Director of BlueStone Capital Partners, LP, where he was part of a team that created Trade.com Global Markets Inc. He was also a Founder and Director of the BlueStone AFA Private Equity Fund. He began his career at PaineWebber, Inc., and at Drexel Burnham Lambert, Inc.


Mr. Behrman is currently Chairman of the Board of PHX Minerals as well as Chairman of its Audit Committee and a member of its Governance & Sustainability committee. Mr. Behrman was previously a director of three public companies: Noble International Ltd., where he also served as Chairman of its Audit Committee; Oakmont Acquisition Corporation; and Robocom Systems International, a developer and marketer of advanced warehouse management software.


Mr. Behrman holds an MBA from Hofstra University and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Binghamton University.