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Michelman names managing director of Asia Pacific

March 29, 2012

Michelman has hired Steven Wong as managing director of Asia Pacific. He will be responsible for managing Michelman’s Asian strategy across all of Michelman’s industry segments in accordance with the company’s global strategy.

In his newly created position Wong will report directly to Steven Shifman, president and CEO at Michelman, and will work closely with the company’s global executive leadership team. He will be heavily involved with Michelman’s global supply chain, finance and commercial development teams with a focus on the Asian region.

Wong brings 11 years of experience with the Honeywell Corporation and most recently three years with Tennant as the managing director/general manager of Asia Pacific. In his career, he has been involved in technical and commercial development, operations and general management. 

He also has a broad academic background with an MBA in marketing from the University of Leicester, in the UK, an MSc in polymer science and technology from Victoria University of Manchester, Institute of Science & Technology, also in the UK, and various other academic accomplishments.