Eliokem appoints new CEO
Patrice Barthelmes, 52, has been appointed CEO of Eliokem. Since 1999, Barthelmes served as Vice President (VP) and Director for the Packaging & Building Materials Division of Rohm & Haas until its buyout by Dow in 2009, where he was appointed VP and Group Director for its Adhesives & Functional Polymers Division.
He started his career in 1983 at Air Liquide. In 1989 he joined Sanofi Group and in 1994 Systems Bio Industry (SKW Group).