WAALWIJK, The Netherlands — IGM Resins has appointed Jean-Luc Vildé as Executive Vice President Operations, effective June 15. Vildé, based at IGM’s headquarters in Waalwijk, the Netherlands, leads IGM Resins’ Global Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Procurement teams and is a 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. 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,” said Wilfrid Gambade, CEO of IGM Resins.

Vildé brings over 30 years of global operations leadership and experience in the specialty chemicals industry, including the UV space. Prior experience includes global manufacturing and planning leadership at Allnex from 2011 to 2019. Prior to Allnex, he worked for BP and started his professional career at Total.

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