Huntsman appoints new
president for pigments
Huntsman Corp. has appointed Simon Turner president of its pigments division. Turner most recently served as senior vice president of the pigments division and, previously, as vice president of global sales. He has been employed in the pigments division for 19 years. Turner replaces Thomas Keenan who will continue to serve the company in a corporate capacity.
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