MENOMONEE FALLS, WI – Quest Specialty Chemicals (Quest), a portfolio company of Audax Group and Moelis Capital Partners, announced the appointment of Doug Mattscheck as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective May 29th.

Headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI, Quest formulates and manufactures coatings for automotive aftermarket, architectural, industrial, and roofing applications. Fred Quinn, Quest’s Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, will continue as Chairman of the Board of Directors and maintain an active role in directing Quest’s strategy and leading acquisitions. Gerry Loftus, Quest’s Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, will join Quest’s Board of Directors and maintain an active role in supporting the growth of the business.

Mattscheck has extensive experience and a proven track record of growing companies through acquisitions and improving operations in the specialty coatings and building materials industries. He was most recently the President and Chief Executive Officer of AGY, a leading manufacturer of specialty glass fiber and related coatings.  Prior to AGY, Mattscheck was President of the Technical Fabrics Division of Saint-Gobain and held executive positions with H.B. Fuller, Schlegel Corp., and DuPont.