Luzenac Group: Roger Jakeman has
been appointed vice president of its
European coatings business unit. Mr.
Jakeman, who has been with Luzenac
since 1996 as coatings market manager,
has more than 15 years experience
working in the European coatings market
having previously held a variety of
technical posts at ICI Paints
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