The Dow Chemical Company has named Horacio Percossi business vice president for the specialty chemicals business portfolio. He will continue to report to Romeo Kreinberg, executive vice president of Dow’s performance plastic and chemicals portfolio. Percossi was previously business vice president of Dow Latex.
In his more than 33 years with Dow, Percossi has served in different businesses and including sales, marketing, commercial and manufacturing.
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