Andrew Chambers will retire July 1st 2020 and will step down from his Executive position as Vice President Photoinitiators. Chambers will remain in an advisory role to the company after his official retirement.
Edward Frindt, CEO IGM Resins, ”Andrew has played a critical role in developing IGM into the leading global development, manufacturing and sales company serving the UV industry and clear market leader in Photoinitiators. I am pleased that we are able to continue to use Andrew’s knowledge and expertise in his new capacity and would like to emphasize again how much Andrew’s contribution to IGM’s growth is appreciated. I wish him well for the future”.
Wilson Gu, Vice President Asia has been promoted to Executive Vice President Photoinitiators & Asia. The Photoinitiators Business team will be expanded with the appointment of Martine van der Ent as Business Manager Photoinitiators reporting directly to Wilson Gu.
” I look forward to continued growth and value build in the Photoinitiator business under Wilson’s leadership supported by Martine and the Photoinitiator team” Edward Frindt comments.
Wilson Gu joined IGM in September 2014 leading the Asia business as its regional Vice President. As Executive Vice President PI’s, Gu is accountable for the strategic business management with responsibility for updating and implementing strategies to maximize asset utilization, penetration of new and existing markets, leveraging Partnerships (including M&A) for new and existing products. Gu will continue to report to IGM’s CEO Edward Frindt.
Martine van der Ent joined IGM in 2018 as Commercial Manager EMEA. As Business Manager Photoinitiators, Martine is responsible for implementing the Photoinitiator strategy. She reports into Wilson Gu.