Sika recently announced that it has recommended the election of Lucrèce Foufopoulos-De Ridder to the board of directors at its next annual general meeting, to be held April 12, 2022. Foufopoulos-De Ridder has a longstanding career in the chemical industry of more than 20 years. In 2019, she was appointed to the Borealis executive board as executive vice president Polyolefins and Innovation & Technology.

Preceding this appointment, she worked at Eastman Chemical as vice president and general manager of the Rubber Additives business unit. Prior to joining Eastman Chemical, she held a variety of positions at multinationals, including Dow Chemical, Rohm and Haas, Dow Corning, and Tyco.

“With Lucrèce Foufopoulos-De Ridder we propose a candidate with a strong background in technology, sustainability, and customer focus within global corporations,” said Paul Haelg, chair of the board of directors. “Thanks to her longstanding industry experience we are confident that she will perfectly complement our Board skills matrix and will be an important contribution to Sika’s Board of Directors. I look forward to working with her in the future.”

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