Kisuma appoints Sales & Marketing GM
Kisuma Chemicals BV (KCBV) is pleased to announce that Dr. Tim Hauck will be joining the company as Sales and Marketing GM. As of July 1st 2019, Tim will supervise all marketing and sales activities for Kyowa Group products in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Prior to joining KCBV, Tim was Sales Director Plastic Additives EMEA at Milliken & Company, where he worked for more than twenty years.
“We are delighted to have Tim on board”, said Marcel Oolbekkink, Managing Director of KCBV. “Next to an outstanding track record in sales of plastic additives, his doctorate in Chemistry - on Crystal growth and structures of alkali and alkaline earth metal ion aggregates – fits perfectly with our product portfolio. This makes him ideally suited to lead and strengthen our team. Tim’s expertise and knowledge of our customers will undoubtedly enable us to achieve our growth aspirations, as we seek to provide optimal service and support to our customers”.
Kisuma Chemicals BV (KCBV) produces high-purity magnesium compounds. We are the largest producer of synthetic hydrotalcites worldwide. Our products are used as functional additives in high-grade plastics, especially for automotive and construction applications. For the development of products for new and existing applications, we work closely with our customers, universities and research institutions.
KCBV (100 FTE) is the European subsidiary of the Japanese Kyowa Chemical Industry Co. Ltd. The turnover of KCBV has grown rapidly in recent years, with further growth expected in the future.