ACETOCorporation announced that it has appointed Carlos
Restrepo as Senior Vice President, Performance Chemicals.
Mr. Restrepo will report directly to Salvatore J.
Guccione, CEO of ACETO.
"Carlos is a proven senior-level chemical executive with extensive
international sales, marketing and management experience," said Mr.
Guccione. "Carlos has previously led the operations of several chemical
businesses in the United States, Germany, Singapore and Mexico. We
believe that this deep experience makes him ideally suited to lead
ACETO's Performance Chemicals team."
Mr. Restrepo, 51, spent eighteen years at International Specialty
Products ("ISP"), now part of Ashland Inc., where he held various
positions of increasing responsibility. Most recently, he served as
Vice President, Intermediates and Solvents, leading the division's
global business operations. Prior to this role, Mr. Restrepo spent
almost seven years as Senior Vice President & General Manager,
Industrial Chemicals and Elastomers, responsible for all aspects of the
business. That role followed a four-year assignment in Germany as Vice
President, Global Sales and Marketing, Industrial Chemicals. Earlier in
his tenure at ISP, Mr. Restrepo also directed chemical businesses in
Mexico and Singapore. Prior to ISP, he worked for ten years at
Huntsman/Texaco Chemical and Dow Chemical in various sales, marketing
and general management roles.