The movers and shakers this quarters in speciality chemicals

Movers and shakers - Chemicals market

David Hoggart Home, speciality chemicals, speciality-chemicals...

Let’s take a closer look at some of the acquisitions and role changes here:

Speciality chemicals

  • Alistair Little has started at SBZ Corporation as Technical Director Designate moving from HK Wentworth.

  • Fredrik Fränding (MD) has left SKF RecondOil.

  • Christian Kohlpaintner CEO of Brenntag SE has joined the Board of Directors at the European Petrochemical Association (EPCA).

  • Justin Kavanagh has moved to Sea Land Chemical as their new Sales Account Manager from RITA Corporation.

  • Christophe Couesnon has been promoted at Solvay to Director of Strategy, Raw Material and Recycling, Battery Platform, from EOR Incubator General Manager.

  • John Kivi is the new West Coast Market Development Manager at Sea-Land Chemical having worked for the Dow Chemical Company in the past.

  • Maura Jolliffe is the new Director for Coatings and Construction EMEA at Brenntag having moved internally from her role as Director of Material Science and Speciality Chemicals UK & Ireland.


  • Alwyn Payne is the new ECommerce and Digital Marketing Manager at ITW Additives having worked for Tetrosyl Group in a similar role.

  • Matthijs van de Wall has started in his new role as OEM Liaison Manager Compressor Lubricants EMEA at The Lubrizol Corporation moving from Chevron.

  • Andy Black has started his new role as Manager at TOTAL moving from Sales Manager at Q8Oils.

  • David Pack is the new Sales Manager North America in lubricants and greases for Bisley International having worked for SASOL previously.

  • Richard Parry has been promoted to Commercial Sales and Marketing Director at Varol Lubricants from his post as Northern Sales Manager specialising in metalworking lubricants.

  • Ben Hunter has moved into a Product Manager role at SBZ Corporation from a Technical Manager position.

  • William Scott has moved from Broughton Lubricants to Gleaner Ltd as their Technical Sales Engineer.

Wishing everyone success in their new roles.