IGM Resins has appointed Jean-Luc Vildé as Executive Vice President Operations.

Vildé, based in IGM’s headquarters in Waalwijk, the Netherlands, leads IGM Resins’ Global Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Procurement teams and is member of IGM’s Global Executive Leadership team. He succeeds Michael Lotman as Executive Vice President Operations.

“I would like to thank Michael for his contribution to our company,” says Wilfrid Gambade, CEO IGM Resins. “At the same time, I am excited to welcome an experienced executive and industry expert like Jean-Luc to the IGM Team. Jean-Luc brings a track record of strategic operations management positioning and strong executive leadership experience which will be integral in delivering our strategic objective to further build sustainable business growth for IGM Resins.”

Vildé brings more than 30 years of global operations leadership and deep experience in the specialty chemicals industry, including the UV space, the company says. His prior experience includes Global Manufacturing & Planning leadership at Allnex. Prior to Allnex, he worked for BP and began his professional career at Total.