John Derrick, a Vice President at ECS, passed away on Sept. 12, 2019.
John was smart, hard-working, kind, funny, and generous, and was well-respected and well-liked by clients, colleagues, and contemporaries. The firm extends our deepest sympathy to John's family and friends for this great loss. He will be dearly missed.
John joined Economic Consulting Services in 1992. His primary area of expertise was in antidumping proceedings in U.S. and foreign jurisdictions. He also specialized in the development of information technology applications for regulatory compliance and business decision-making systems.
John worked extensively in all aspects of the investigations and administrative reviews conducted by the U.S. Department of Commerce (“DOC”). He worked closely with companies and their counsel to prepare petitions, sales and cost responses, critical analyses, and testimony in addition to successfully completing numerous verifications conducted by the DOC. In this area, he participated in numerous market and non-market economy cases covering products such as stainless steel, carbon steel, antifriction bearings, tapered roller bearings, fresh cut flowers, persulfates, steel pipe, and bicycles. John also participated in antidumping investigations conducted by the trade authorities in Singapore and Brazil.
John received his B.S. in economics from the Pennsylvania State University and his M.B.A. with concentrations in finance and strategic management from the University of Maryland.