Borouge appoints new Marketing Company CEO

New CEO moves from Borealis, outgoing CEO heads there

Abdulaziz Alhajri, CEO of Abu Dhabi Polymers - Borouge - has appointed Wim Roels in a bid to spur growth.
Abdulaziz Alhajri, CEO of Abu Dhabi Polymers - Borouge - has appointed Wim Roels in a bid to spur growth.

Abu Dhabi polymer giant Borouge has appointed Wim Roels to lead its Marketing Company (Borouge Pte) based in Singapore with effect from 1 July 2011. Wim Roels replaces William Yau who will move to Borealis as Senior Vice President for Commercial Excellence.

Appointed to drive forward the further growth of Borouge together with Abdulaziz Alhajri, CEO of Abu Dhabi Polymers - Borouge, Wim Roels comes with broad experience in production, innovation and business management, according to a Borouge company statemant.

Before  joining Borouge Roels was the Senior Vice President for Borealis’ Business Unit Film and Fibre and his previous managerial roles include Vice President for the Moulding Business Unit, Vice President for Innovation and Technology and leading the production operations of Borealis in Belgium.

“We would like to express our appreciation to William Yau for his contribution over the past three years, wish him all the best for his new position within Borealis”, says Rashed Saud Al Shamsi, Chairman of the Board of Borouge’s Marketing Company.

“We congratulate Wim Roels on his appointment as CEO of Borouge’s Marketing Company. Based on his broad experience in production, innovation and business management, he is clearly the right person to contribute to the growth of Borouge.”

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