Adhesives Magazine

Michelman Announces Asia Pacific Appointments

August 9, 2010

Michelman, Inc. has announced a number of key additions to the management team at its Singapore manufacturing plant. The appointments are meant to bolster Michelman’s presence in the region, expand market reach, improve customer service and nurture local supplier relationships. Michael Heng has been named commercial director–Asia and will be responsible for developing and managing Michelman’s short- and long-term commercial strategies for the Asian markets. In addition, he will implement those strategies to meet the company’s business, sales and marketing goals. Heng most recently served as commercial manager for the Coating and Inks business unit of Eastman Chemical Co.

Allan Low has been hired to fill the position of Asia Pacific plant manager. Low most recently served as Production manager at Valspar Corp. He has over 20 years of experience in chemical manufacturing with companies including Kyocera Chemical and Kansai Paint.

George Lim has been appointed manager, Asia Sourcing. He will be responsible for developing and nurturing relationships with key supply chain partners, with a focus on raw material suppliers.

For more information, phone (800) 333-1723 or (513) 793-7766, or visit www.michelman.com.