Borealis: New Leadership in Film & Fibre and Moulding Business
Borealis AG, Vienna, Austria, announced the appointment of Rainer Höfling, as Vice President Business Unit Moulding as of July 1, 2011 following Thierry Chevrier who has been appointed Vice President for the Business Unit Film & Fibre, effective July 1, 2011.Thierry Chevrier follows Wim Roels who has recently been appointed CEO of Borouge Pte.
Thierry Chevrier brings with him over 15 years of international experience in a variety of senior roles in the Plastics and Pigments industry. Before joining Borealis Thierry was Vice President Global Asset Management & Global Restructuring Management Pigments, focusing largely on the integration and streamlining of Ciba Pigments into BASF. Prior to this, he was located in the USA for approximately three years as Vice President Business Unit Plastics, Coatings, Inks & Specialities. Thierry Chevrier has an MSc in Organic Chemistry from the Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble and a MBA from the Arizona State University, USA.
Before re-joining Borealis as Head of the Borealis Business Unit Melamine in October 2007, Rainer Höfling has held various managerial positions at Neste Chemicals, PCD Polymere, Teufelberger Ges.m.b.H and also Borealis.
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