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
CHARLOTTE, NC, June 1, 2017 (Press Release) -Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announces the retirement of Ken Golder, who serves as North America Region Head as well as president and chief executive officer of both Clariant Corporation and Clariant Canada Inc. He has been instrumental in implementing and leading Clariant's growth strategy in North America. Golder will retire June 30, having served 18 of his 35 years with Clariant as North America Region Head.Read more
WILMINGTON, DE and MIDLAND, MI , May 11, 2017 (Press Release) -DuPont and The Dow Chemical Company today announced the members of the Board of Directors for the proposed merger of equals transaction of the two companies.
As determined by the merger agreement, the DowDuPont Board will consist of 16 directors – eight current Dow directors and eight current DuPont directors, as follows:
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AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , April 25, 2017 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel strongly respects and greatly values its shareholders and regularly engages in an open and direct dialog with them to better understand and consider their perspectives.Read more
OULU, Finland, April 7, 2017 (Press Release) -The Board of Chempolis Oy has appointed M.Sc. Tomi Honkala as new CEO of Chempolis Oy. He will start in his new position on May 1, 2017. Honkala transfers to his new position from managerial sales position from Valmet Paper business line. Tomi has various experience in sales, business development and piloting new products in customer interface at Valmet and Metso in Finland and Asia.Read more
LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, Feb. 23, 2017 (Press Release) -Anup Kothari, currently Senior Vice President, Performance Chemicals North America, will become President of BASF’s Performance Chemicals division, effective April 1, 2017. He succeeds Dr. Christian Fischer, who has decided to leave the company.
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