Jacques Delmoitiez former head of
automotive refinish/commercial transport
coatings solutions for BASF
Coatings, has been named group vice
president and will head up the
Brussels-based project to implement
the “BASF 2015 Strategy–Help our
customers to be more successful.”
Christoph Hansen, who was previously
the head of global business management
within automotive refinish/
commercial transport solutions, will
succeed Delmoitiez as the head of the
strategic business unit.
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