Trinseo: Andre Lanning appointed Global Business Director, Synthetic Rubber
Trinseo has appointed Andre Lanning as the new Global Business Director, Synthetic Rubber. Lanning assumed the role on 1 November 2019, succeeding Samer Al Jabi, who was recently named Director, Corporate Development.
As Global Business Director, Synthetic Rubber, Lanning is responsible for spearheading growth of the business in target markets throughout Europe and Asia Pacific. In addition, Lanning will expand the positioning of Trinseo’s solutions for new applications including truck and bus, as well as broaden its product offering for technical rubber goods.
Lanning brings significant experience to Trinseo, joining the business from Advanced Refining Technologies, where he served as Managing Director/CEO of ART Hydroprocessing; a joint venture between WR Grace and Chevron, based in the United States. Throughout his career, Lanning has led several large organizations, with positions of global responsibility. Lanning holds a Master in Chemical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration.