CHARLESTON, SC – Quest Specialty Chemicals has appointed Rick Martin Chief Financial Officer. Martin has an extensive and successful track record in finance within a number of global industrial businesses, emphasizing financial and internal control activities, investor relations, and risk management.

In addition to leading the firm’s finance, human resources and IT divisions, Martin will drive business initiatives by focusing on implementing best practices and processes.

Prior to joining Quest Specialty Chemicals, Martin served as Vice President Corporate Controller, Treasurer and Secretary for Hilex Poly Co. LLC.