Sico Inc. Appoints
Akzo Nobel and Sico Inc. have jointly announced that Alexander Gunst, Steven Miller, Martin Potter, Charles Scudder and Derek Welch have been appointed as directors of Sico, following the resignations of Jean-Paul Barré, Pierre LaRue, Peter Rebello, Pierre Martin and Yves Rheault as directors. Normand Bastien, Pierre Dufresne, Denise Lortie and Jean-Paul Lortie are continuing as directors of Sico. In addition, Jean-Paul Lortie has been appointed to the audit committee.
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