Krawczyk, who since 2013 had served as EVP of Strategy & Corporate Development, remains a member of the HEM Board of Directors and Huber Management Council.
A native of the Detroit area, Krawczyk earned an MBA as well as an MS and BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan.
Before joining Huber, Krawczyk was EVP and CFO of Gibson Guitar Corporation. He also was Global VP of Business Development and Strategic Marketing for Belden and held financial and operational leadership roles at DTE Energy, Delphi Automotive and Ford Motor Company.
“Building on a strong track record of focused market leadership, superior customer service and operational excellence, HEM has a unique opportunity today to leverage its manufacturing and applications expertise in order to pursue growth in its core businesses and expand across a range of premium functional ingredient business segments,” Krawczyk said.
Earlier this year Krawczyk led Huber’s $630 million sale of HEM’s Silica business unit to Evonik Industries AG.