Huntsman Corp. has appointed Sir Robert Margetts as a new director to its Board of Directors, effective August 4.Margetts has served as chairman of Huntsman Corp.-Europe since 2000, a position from which he resigned in connection with his appointment as a director. In addition, he currently serves as chairman of Ensus Ltd., the Energy Technologies Institute, and Ordnance Survey, and as non-executive director of Wellstream Holdings PLC and Falck Renewables PLC. He worked for ICI from 1969 until 2000, and served as the vice chairman of its Main Board.

“Sir Rob brings a tremendous amount of leadership and knowledge to our board,” said Jon M. Huntsman, executive chairman of the Huntsman Corp. Board of Directors. “His extensive background within the chemical industry and experience leading world-class businesses will help further strengthen our board.”

The board now comprises 10 directors, seven of whom are independent directors. For more information,