23 March 2009 00:00 [Source: ICB]
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has been appointed global supply chain leader for Dow Biocides, and ANGUS Chemical, both wholly owned subsidiary of
has been appointed CEO for pharmaceutical group Evotec, headquartered in
has been announced as the new corporate secretary for Royal DSM, the global life and material sciences company headquartered in the
has been announced as vice president of engineering and operations for OPX Biotechnologies, a bioproducts company in
the global chemical distributor, based in
has been named technical development engineer for the SOLVAir Products group of Solvay Chemicals, headquartered in
has been appointed chief financial officer of United Companies, a contract packager and in-plant plastic resin services operator in the
is expected to be elected senior vice president by US energy group ExxonMobil's board of directors. Swiger, who is president of ExxonMobil Gas & Power Marketing, will be a member of the corporation's management committee. Swiger joined Mobil in 1978 and has held a variety of technical and managerial positions. He holds a bachelor's degree in petroleum engineering from the Colorado School of Mines. Tom Walters, currently executive vice president of ExxonMobil Development, is likely to succeed Swiger as president of ExxonMobil Gas & Power Marketing.
has been named site leader for Dow Water Solutions'
MOVERS & SHAKERS
Who’s affecting the industry this week…
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
the Brazilian president, for urging world leaders to reinvigorate trade talks. On a visit to the
CEO of British Airways, for slashing the fares of its premium seats, along with other airlines. Responding to a downturn in demand from business travelers, the company last week offered an 84% cut in the price of a 14-day advance business-class ticket between
for expanding the use of cheaper house-brand products at US retail giant Wal-Mart, where he is CEO. The group is increasing its revamped "Great Value" portfolio of food and household cleaners. Wal-Mart's house-brand goods have lagged competitors in recent years.
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