Frank A. Bozich is the new President&CEO of Trinseo

Trinseo, a global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders and synthetic rubber, has appointed Frank A Bozich as President and CEO, effective March 4, 2019. He replaces Christopher D. Pappas, who has been the President and CEO of Trinseo since...

Michelin CEO Jean-Dominique Senard to be Chairman of Renault

With the full backing of all participants in Michelin’s governance system, Jean-Dominique Senard, Chief Executive Officer of the Michelin Group, has agreed to become Chairman of the Board of Directors of Renault effective January 24, 2019. He will continue to serve as...

Brett Emerson to steer Hankook Tyre U.K.

Brett Emerson, who has been appointed Managing Director of Hankook Tyre U.K., has over 30 years of experience in the UK tyre industry. Emerson, who has been working as Hankook’s UK Sales Director for the past five years, takes over from Jong Jin Park who has relocated...

Satoru Yamamoto elected new CEO of Sumitomo Rubber Industries

In the light of planned changes to the top management structure of Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI) in 2019, the Board of Directors of SRI has elected and approved the appointment of Satoru Yamamoto (currently a Director of the Company) as the new CEO, subject to...

Dr Ranjith Matthan to head IRMRA

The Government of India has appointed Dr Ranjith K Matthan, Director of Polymer Consultancy Services (P) Ltd, as the new President of Indian Rubber Manufacturers Research Association (IRMRA), effective from January 2019 . He succeeds Rajendra V Gandhi who completed...

ARLANXEO announces new leadership team in China

ARLANXEO, a world-leading synthetic rubber company, has announced the appointment of Sun Hong as the new Managing Director of ARLANXEO in China and Mark Chen as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective January 1, 2019. As their predecessors, Ming Cheng Chien...