MEMPHIS, TN, Jan. 2, 2018 (Press Release) -Buckman announced today the appointment of Christine Staples as Global Vice President of their Water Division.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Jan. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel has appointed Renier Vree as Chief Financial Officer of its Specialty Chemicals business, effective March 1, 2018.
Vree has spent the last eight years at Arcadis N.V., where he is currently CFO and Member of the Executive Board. He also acted as the interim CEO for six months in 2016/2017. Prior to Arcadis, he spent more than 20 years at Philips N.V., most recently as CFO of Philips Lighting.Read more
HELSINKI, Dec. 22, 2017 (Press Release) -Matthew R. Pixton (Ph.D. Chemical Engineering) has been appointed Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and a member of the Management Board of Kemira as of January 1, 2018. He was previously heading Kemira's R&D and Technology, Americas organization in Atlanta, USA, and he will continue to be based in Atlanta in his new position. Matthew will report to Jari Rosendal, Kemira's President and CEO.Read more
STAMFORD, CT, Nov. 16, 2017 (PRNewswire) -Tronox Limited announced today that its board of directors has appointed Jeffry N. Quinn as president and chief executive officer, effective December 1, 2017. Quinn has served as a member of the company's board of directors since 2011, and will continue in that position. Quinn brings more than 30 years of experience in the mining, refining, and chemicals industries to the role.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , July 25, 2017 (Globe Newswire) -AkzoNobel today announces a new structure for its Executive Committee. This change is designed to drive operational excellence, increase customer focus, and build further momentum and speed into the organization.
In the new Executive Committee the following roles will continue:Read more
STAMFORD, CT, June 27, 2017 (PRNewswire) -Tronox Limited announced that its Board of Directors has elected its current independent lead director Ilan Kaufthal to serve as non-executive chairman of the board. The board also appointed Timothy C. Carlson, senior vice president and chief financial officer of the company, to fill the vacancy created by the untimely passing of former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Thomas Casey on May 26, 2017. Mr.Read more
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, June 14, 2017 (Press Release) -In this newly created role, David Root has been tasked with managing client relationships while coordinating the sales and delivery of tissue converting equipment for the production of napkins, towels and place mats. His appointment builds on the momentum that OMET has gained with the recent achievement of the 750th installation of tissue converting machines worldwide.Read more
MUMBAI, June 1, 2017 (Press Release) -Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announces the appointment of Adnan Ahmad as Region President, India. He succeeds Deepak Parikh who been instrumental in implementing and leading Clariant's growth strategy in India for the past 4 years. Deepak Parikh will now serve as as the Region President for Clariant in North America as well as chief executive officer of both Clariant Corporation and Clariant Canada Inc.Read more