Berwyn, Pennsylvania – Trinseo has announced a number of leadership changes, including the establishment of a new chief operating officer role, to “add depth” to its executive team, the company announced on 7 Oct.
“These changes to our executive leadership team reflect Trinseo’s continued maturation as a public company,” said Chris Pappas, president and CEO of the synthetic rubber and plastic manufacturer.
“We are establishing the COO position as an interim role as the company implements a number of strategic initiatives,” he added.
Martin Pugh, currently senior vice president and business president for performance materials, has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer (COO).
Current global business director, synthetic rubber Francesca Reverberi will be global business director for the newly created basic plastics business.