Chemidex: Chemidex has opened an
office in Germany to extend its commitment
to the European coatings industry.
Leading the European organization
will be Henning Schwinum who was
hired as managing director. Mr.
Schwinum, a native of Germany, was
previously employed by Bayer AG,
Germany and Bayer Corporation,
USA. During his 15-year employment
with Bayer, Mr. Schwinum held various
positions in sales, marketing,
supply chain and e-business and was
most recently responsible for all global
activities related to the chemical
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