Hempel has hired Ben Stallings as the new group multinational coordination manager. He will be working in close coordination with Hempel’s U.S. sales team and primarily focusing on the U.S. based companies that have major projects overseas. His main tasks will be to make sure that Hempel is included in the corporate and project coating specifications of these companies as well as to follow-up and secure these projects together with Hempel’s sales people in the other regions. Stallings has more than 20 years of experience in the oil and gas segment working for global companies like Halliburton, Schlumberger, CB&I and Jacobs Engineering. He has spent more than 11 years of his career working outside the U.S. in Qatar, UAE and France in business development positions.