KH Neochem Americas, Inc. has appointed Takeshi Matsui, executive vice president, responsible for the company’s North and South Americas’ sales and marketing efforts. Matsui replaces Toshi Fujima who will assume an international marketing position at KH Neochem corporate headquarters in Japan.
Prior to his new assignment, Matsui served as KH Neochem’s international sales and marketing manager for Performance Material BU.
KH Neochem Americas’ broad line of products includes synthetic fatty acids, specialty diols, functional monomers and other high-performance chemicals based on proprietary synthesis technologies. Lubricants, adhesives, agricultural chemicals, coatings, cosmetics and toiletries are among the many industry categories in which the products perform key roles.