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ClearSign Technologies CFO Brian Fike passes away
People | 02 August 2021

ClearSign Technologies CFO Brian Fike passes away

ClearSign will continue to be actively led by its current management team and Board of Directors and succession planning is currently underway.

Manikantan Viswanathan appointed as CFO of PI Industries
People | 02 August 2021

Manikantan Viswanathan appointed as CFO of PI Industries

He has an extensive exposure on chemical industry operations.

Encina appoints new CEO
People | 02 August 2021

Encina appoints new CEO

Dr. Dave Roesser has been appointed as the company’s Chief Executive Officer, effective August 2, 2021

Anurag Roy appointed CEO of Astec LifeSciences
People | 29 July 2021

Anurag Roy appointed CEO of Astec LifeSciences

He has over 21 years’ experience working in leading pharmaceutical/chemical companies such as DSM, Dr. Reddy’s Labs, BASF, and Jubilant Life Sciences

Prashant Yadav appointed President & CEO of SRF (Fluorochemicals & Technical Textile Business)
People | 29 July 2021

Prashant Yadav appointed President & CEO of SRF (Fluorochemicals & Technical Textile Business)

The company has also appointed Arun Bharat Ram as Chairman Emeritus with effect from April 1, 2022.

Covestro names Adrienne Woodard Head, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in North America
People | 28 July 2021

Covestro names Adrienne Woodard Head, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in North America

Woodard joins the Covestro Human Resources team from FedEx Ground

Biocon appoints Dr. S. Vijaya Kumar as head of operations
People | 23 July 2021

Biocon appoints Dr. S. Vijaya Kumar as head of operations

Kumar is an industry veteran with more than 30 years of extensive experience across manufacturing and engineering in global, diversified setups

Merck appoints Head of China and International for healthcare business
People | 23 July 2021

Merck appoints Head of China and International for healthcare business

Hong Chow will join the Healthcare business sector as Head of China & International on October 1

Exxon Mobil names Kathryn Mikells Sr VP and CFO
People | 20 July 2021

Exxon Mobil names Kathryn Mikells Sr VP and CFO

Andrew Swiger, Senior VP, who has served as Principal Financial Officer announced his intention to retire after more than 43 years of service

Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Amanda Baca earns 2021 STEP Ahead award
People | 20 July 2021

Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Amanda Baca earns 2021 STEP Ahead award

Annual recognition by NAM’s Manufacturing Institute celebrates outstanding women in industry

Zack Zaki to lead investor relations of FMC
People | 19 July 2021

Zack Zaki to lead investor relations of FMC

He has worked as director of Strategy and Corporate Development, leading several major strategy and M&A efforts and director of Global Specialty Solutions where he had led the company's high growth non-crop business

Sudhanshu Vats to join Pidilite as Dy. Managing Director
People | 16 July 2021

Sudhanshu Vats to join Pidilite as Dy. Managing Director

He has a rich career of 30 years spanning diverse organizations like Unilever, Castrol, Viacom18 and more recently, EPL.

Encina appoints Carlos Cabrera to board of directors
People | 16 July 2021

Encina appoints Carlos Cabrera to board of directors

Cabrera currently serves as the executive chairman of the board of directors of Genomatica

Rajesh Kamath appointed CEO & MD of Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions India
People | 15 July 2021

Rajesh Kamath appointed CEO & MD of Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions India

He has taken over the reins of the Indian EPC business in India from CEO & Managing Director P. D. Samudra who superannuated end-June 2021

Merck names new Chief Diversity Equity & Inclusion Officer
People | 09 July 2021

Merck names new Chief Diversity Equity & Inclusion Officer

Renee Connolly has been appointed Chief Diversity Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) Officer, effective August 1

Air Products names Melissa Schaeffer as next CFO
People | 09 July 2021

Air Products names Melissa Schaeffer as next CFO

Schaeffer succeeds Scott Crocco as Senior Vice President and CFO from August 10, 2021

ABB India appoints Kiran Dutt as President of electrification business
People | 08 July 2021

ABB India appoints Kiran Dutt as President of electrification business

He will take over from C. P. Vyas, who had been leading the Electrification Business in India since 2016

A&R Logistics appoints Philip Gillespie as CFO
People | 08 July 2021

A&R Logistics appoints Philip Gillespie as CFO

Gillespie brings 30 years of financial leadership experience to the business

Sadananda Gowda resgins from India's chemicals and fertilizers ministry
People | 07 July 2021

Sadananda Gowda resgins from India's chemicals and fertilizers ministry

Gowda has been leading the chemicals and fertilizers ministry since 2018

Solvay appoints Chief Sustainability & Government Affairs Officer
People | 02 July 2021

Solvay appoints Chief Sustainability & Government Affairs Officer

Pascal Chalvon Demersay has assumed the new role from July 1, 2021

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