president and CEO Segetis
Segetis, Inc., a manufacturer of a variety of bio-based chemicals and plastics, has appointed James Stoppert president and CEO. Stoppert comes from Cargill where he led the industrial BioProducts business unit focused on renewable routes to chemicals and plastics. He has more than 35 years of commercial experience in the chemicals industry.
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