Key Personnel Appointments
FRX Polymers Inc., Chelmsford, MA/USA, has named Ina Jiang to the position of Vice President of Marketing and Dr. Ulrich Girrbach as Vice President of Fibers and Textiles. The appointments were announced by Marc-André Lebel, President and CEO of FRX Polymers.
Jiang, who will be based at headquarters in Chelmsford will oversee the company’s overall marketing efforts. She is a Chinese national who previously served as Global Strategic Marketing Manager and then Director of Strategy and Business Development for Chemtura Corp. Jiang brings a broad range of experience in flame retardant materials, copper clad laminates, and foam products for electronics, plastics, industry, transportation, and building and construction markets.
Jiang has also held global marketing and sales management posts at Eastman Chemical, Rogers Corp., and Sony. She holds an MBA from the University of Illinois, a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Shanghai Jiaotong University in Shanghai, and a Bachelor of Arts in International Finance from Shanghai International Studies University.
Dr. Girrbach, who will be based in Dusseldorf, Germany, has held several high-level managerial roles in the fibers and textiles industries. Dr. Girrbach served as Director and Vice President and Global Head of Marketing and Sales for Hoechst/Trevira.
Dr. Girrbach earned a PhD in natural sciences from the University of Mainz and a Dipl. Ing., Master in Engineering from the University Karlsruhe, Germany.
FRX Polymers, Inc.
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