Bayer Polymers: Peter Vanacker, head
of Bayer Polymers Americas’ polymer
solutions marketing division, has been
appointed to the executive committee
of Bayer Polymers. Mr. Vanacker has
assumed the position of head of
European, Middle East and Africa
region, taking over for Jürgen
Dahmer, who has assumed responsibility
for innovation, information and
services on the executive committee.
Additionally, Dr. Dahmer will serve as
labor director, replacing David
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