IGM Resins announced that Andrew Chambers, Vice President Photoinitiators, retired July 1. He will remain in an advisory role to the company.
“Andrew has played a critical role in developing IGM into the leading global development, manufacturing and sales company serving the UV industry and clear market leader in photoinitiators,” says Edward Frindt, CEO. “I am pleased that we are able to continue to use Andrew’s knowledge and expertise in his new capacity and would like to emphasize again how much Andrew’s contribution to IGM’s growth is appreciated. I wish him well for the future.”
Wilson Gu, Vice President Asia has been promoted to Executive Vice President Photoinitiators & Asia. The photoinitiators business team will be expanded with the appointment of Martine van der Ent as Business Manager Photoinitiators reporting directly to Gu.
Gu joined IGM in September, 2014, leading the Asia business as its regional Vice President. In his new role, Gu will be accountable for the strategic business management with responsibility for updating and implementing strategies to maximize asset utilization, penetration of new and existing markets, and leveraging partnerships (including M&A) for new and existing products, the company says.
Martine van der Ent joined IGM in 2018 as Commercial Manager EMEA. She will now be responsible for implementing the company’s photoinitiator strategy.