Dr. Sawar Dhanania is the new India Rubber Board Chairman

Kolkata-native Dr Sawar Dhanania took over charge as the Chairman of the Rubber Board on July 22, 2019. He has been functioning as the member of the Rubber Board since May 2017. He completed his Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from Jadavpur University,...

MALCORP CEO receives Dato’ honour

Serajudin Ismail, Chief Executive Officer of Malaysian Consortium of Rubber Products Sdn Bhd (MALCORP) has received the prestigious Datukship from the Malaysian government. Dato’ title is one of the coveted honours in Malaysia. MALCORP was established in 2001...

P P Perera appointed as new Secretary of PRISL

The Platics and Rubber Institute of Sri Lanka (PRISL) has appointed new Office Bearers for the organisation at the 54th AGM held on June 28, 2019. Kaushal Rajapaksa of Kalhari Enterprises is the new President. Sri Lanka Representative of Asian Business Media (ABM), P...

Anno Borkowsky joins LANXESS Board of Management

The Supervisory Board of LANXESS AG has appointed Anno Borkowsky (60) to the Board of Management of the specialty chemicals company, effective June 1, 2019. In his new role, Borkowsky will take responsibility for the Specialty Additives segment. Currently, he is...

Polymer scientist at the helm of MG University, Kerala

Prof (Dr) Sabu Thomas, reputed polymer scientist and Professor of Polymer Science & Engineering, School of Chemical Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, has been appointed as Vice Chancellor of the University for a term of four years. He has been...