SK Capital Partners, a U.S.-based private investment firm, has signed asset and share purchase agreements to acquire the Textile Chemicals, Paper Specialties, and Emulsions businesses of Clariant. These global divisions possess strong brands and lead… Read More »
Hans-Joachim Müller, member of the Executive Committee of Clariant, left the company on June 30, 2012, for personal reasons. His current responsibilities will be transferred to the other members of the executive committee.
Müller was appoi… Read More »
Ciba Specialty Chemicals will sell its Masterbatch business to Clariant for an undisclosed price. The divestment, which will close during the fourth quarter, will affect 300 employees, who will transfer to Clariant, based in Basel, Switzerland. The M… Read More »
Clariant has appointed John Clarke head of region for the pigments and additives division in North America. Mr. Clarke joined Clariant in 1984 in Ireland and has since gained experience with several of the company’s divisions. For the past four… Read More »
Plastics product developers seeking additive masterbatches that are both biodegradable and renewable can now select several different functional ingredients in the new CESA-natur product line from Clariant Masterbatches. CESA-natur additive masterbat… Read More »
Fiberweb has appointed Dr. Carsten Heldmann as a director of the group effective June 6, 2013.
Carsten joined Fiberweb in June 2005 as head of R&D hygiene and in 2009 became chief technology officer. In 2010 he was promoted to president of the c… Read More »