Effective March 2013 Thomas Oury is appointed Director DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers for the region Europe, Middle East and Africa. He is following Heike van de Kerkhoff who took over the role as Business Director DuPont Titanium Technologies.
Thomas Oury, who joined DuPont in 2002, brings a broad range of business, marketing and sales experience to the role, most recently serving as global marketing and product manager at DuPont Building Innovations. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from ÉcoleNationaleSupérieure des Industries Chimiques (ENSIC), Nancy in France and worked for Michelin and A.T. Kearney before joining DuPont.
DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers manufactures an extensive mix of adhesive, barrier, peelable lidding and sealant resins and provides a globally networked development team to work with customers on packaging programs that help protect the product, environment; improve shelf appeal, convenience; and reduce cost in the food, cosmetics, medical products and other consumer goods and industrial packaging industries.
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