MOVES: Dutch AkzoNobel appoints Gregoire Poux-Guillaume as new CEO

Nurluqman Suratman


SINGAPORE (ICIS)–AkzoNobel has appointed Gregoire Poux-Guillaum as its new CEO effective 1 November this year,  succeeding Thierry Vanlancker, the Dutch paints and coatings firm said on Tuesday.

Poux-Guillaum will take over from Vanlancker when his term ends if shareholders vote to approve of the appointment in September, the company said in a statement.

Poux-Guillaum was previously the CEO of Swiss manufacturing firm Sulzer.

Vanlancker has been the CEO  of AkzoNobel since 2017.


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