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May 8, 2014
Celanese says that Steven Sterin has resigned as the company's CFO, effective 6 May. Chris Jensen, senior v.p./finance and chief accounting officer, will serve as the company’s interim CFO....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Celanese-announces-CFO-departure_60900.html
May 8, 2014
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) says it has appointed Tom Zaiser as CEO of its wholly owned subsidiary FiberVisions (Duluth, GA), effective 30 April 2014. Zaiser succeeds Gary Spitz who is...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Indorama-appoints-new-CEO-of-FiberVisions_60890.html
May 6, 2014
The European Petrochemical Association (EPCA; Brussels) has named Tom Crotty as its next president, effective 1 June. Crotty is currently an EPCA v.p.. He is also group director at...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Ineos-group-director-named-president-of-EPCA_60836.html
May 5, 2014
Olin (Clayton, MO) has announced several changes in management. John E. Fischer, formerly sr. v.p. and chief financial officer, has been promoted to president and chief operating officer, the company says. Joseph D. Rupp will remain chairman and CEO....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Olin-announces-changes-in-management_60797.html
May 2, 2014
Activist hedge fund Third Point, led by Daniel Loeb, has called on Dow Chemical to provide greater detail on its petrochemical operations, arguing that the segment is “underearning” by at least $2.5 billion/year. Third Point says in a 1 May letter to investors that the earnings gap is the result of the “result of a strategy focused more on selling downstream products than on maximizing profits.”...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Hedge-fund-Third-Point-sharpens-criticism-of-Dows-petchem-strategy_60770.html
May 2, 2014
BASF announced today that the supervisory board has elected Jürgen Hambrecht, former chairman of the company, as its new chairman. He replaces Eggert Voscherau, who took over as...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/BASF-supervisory-board-elects-chair_60769.html
May 2, 2014
Stepan says that Scott Behrens has been appointed v.p. and general manager/surfactants, effective 5 September. Behrens will succeed John Venegoni, who will retire on the same day...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Stepan-appoints-new-v-p-and-general-managersurfactants_60755.html
May 1, 2014
Cytec says that Raymond Heslin and Richard Ferguson have been elected corporate officers of the company. Heslin, who has been with Cytec since 1994, is is currently corporate...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Cytec-adds-two-corporate-officers_60748.html
May 1, 2014
Nova Chemicals CEO Randy Woelfel has left the company after failing to reach agreement on a contract extension, a company official says....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Nova-Chemicals-CEO-exits-after-failing-to-reach-agreement-on-contract_60746.html
May 1, 2014
Airgas today reported earnings for the quarter ended 31 March of $88.3 million, up 2% year-on-year (YOY) on sales flat at $1.27 billion. Earnings per share of $1.17/share fell below...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Airgas-reports-flat-sales-on-sluggish-conditions_60733.html
April 30, 2014
Intrepid Potash today reported results for its first quarter 2014, including a net loss of $0.4 million, compared to a gain of $14.9 million in the first quarter 2013. Earnings per...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Intrepid-Potash-reports-net-loss-in-first-quarter_60706.html
April 30, 2014
Praxair announced today that it is raising the price of argon in the United States and Puerto Rico, effective 15 May. Prices will go up as much as 20% for argon and 15% for argon...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Praxair-raises-argon-prices_60694.html
April 29, 2014
Air Products announced today that it has signed an agreement with JCG (Tokyo) to provide its proprietary liquefied natural gas (LNG) technology, equipment, and process license for...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Air-Products-to-provide-equipment-for-Petronas-LNG-project_60676.html
April 29, 2014
ACC today released its global chemical production index (CPRI), which has risen 0.4% on a three-month moving average basis (3MMA) over March, indicating a good start to the first...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/ACC-production-index-grows_60659.html
April 28, 2014
Lonza says that Marc Funk will take on the full leadership role for the pharma and biotech segment, effective 1 July. Funk will succeed Stephan Kutzer, who will be leaving Lonza...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Lonza-appoints-new-COO-for-pharma-and-biotech-segment_60619.html
April 25, 2014
Invista and Solvay announced today that they have signed a settlement agreement resolving disputes related to adiponitrile (ADN) intellectual property and technology used in their...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Invista-Solvay-settle-adiponitrile-dispute_60558.html
April 25, 2014
Cambrex (East Rutherford, NJ) says that the board of directors has elected Shlomo Yanai as its new nonexecutive chairman of the board, effective immediately, following the retirement...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Cambrex-board-elects-nonexecutive-chairman_60593.html
April 24, 2014
Eastman today announced its first quarter results, with net income dropping 6% year-on-year (YOY), to $233 million. Reported adjusted earnings of $1.61/share were 1 ct below the year-ago quarter but above analyst estimates of $1.58/share, according to Thomson Reuters (New York). Sales of $2.3 billion were flat YOY....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Eastman-earnings-down-on-flat-sales-in-first-quarter_60585.html
April 24, 2014
Sensient Technologies says that all nine of its director nominees – including the four who were contested by dissident hedge fund FrontFour Capital (Greenwich, CT) – were...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Sensient-directors-win-proxy-fight_60566.html
April 24, 2014
Ashland chairman and CEO James O’Brien will retire at the end of this year, the company says. O’Brien became CEO at Ashland in 2002 and oversaw two major acquisitions...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/people_executives/Ashland-CEO-to-retire_60461.html
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