Milan, Italy – The European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic) has elected Versalis CEO Daniele Ferrari as its president until 2020.
Ferrari took over the position 25 Oct, said Versalis in a statement.
With an annual turnover of €542 billion, the European chemical industry is the second largest player after China.
“Comparing to global competitors such as Asia and the US, Europe can pride itself on a knowledge specialisation generating from continuous investments in R&D and innovation,” Ferrari said upon taking over the position.
According to the Versalis boss, employment…