Ranjit Kuruvilla of RK Latex Group passes away

E. Ranjt Kuruvilla, (59), Chairman of the R.K. Latex Pvt. Ltd. and a pioneer of Indian latex industry has passed away. An avowed spokesman of the Indian rubber industry, he has been a major presence in national and international rubber forums representing the Indian...

Peter Donnelly to head Cancarb Limited

Peter Donnelly has been appointed as the new President of Cancarb Limited, global leader in the production and marketing of thermal carbon black. Tokai Carbon, the parent company of Cancarb, said that Peter will replace Ken Tate, who will retire on September 30, 2019....

Michael Haupt to head Nexen’s OE tyre development

South Korea tyremaker Nexen Tire has appointed Michael Haupt as the head of ‘Premium OE’ business sector at the recently-opened Nexen Central Research Institute (Nexen univerCITY). He was former tyre development specialist at Porsche. Haupt will be responsible for...

Siegfried Köhler is the new CSO of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

Siegfried Köhler has been appointed as Group Chief Sales Officer of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery effective October 1, 2019. His responsibility includes further strengthening Sumitomo (SHI) Demag’s focus of aligning international sales with automation and...

Goodyear Dunlop appoints Dave Plummer in key position

Goodyear Dunlop has appointed Dave Plummer into the role of Sales & Marketing Manager Motorcycle UK and Ireland. He will focus on leading the already strong team to deliver sustainable and profitable growth for the business. Plummer brings with him a wealth of...