Crain News Service report
CHARDON, Ohio (Sept. 23, 2013) — Rhein Chemie Corp. has named Christopher Mitchell president and general manager.
Mr. Mitchell, whose new post was effective Sept. 16, will be responsible for the strategic direction and profitable growth of the Rhein Chemie North and South American operations.
He brings 40 years of industry experience in management roles, his most recent as group manager for the rubber additives NAFTA business of Rhein Chemie. He also served the company as a technical sales representative.
Rhein Chemie Rheinau GmbH President and CEO Anno Borkowsky said Mr. Mitchell's knowledge of the chemical industry will be vital in leading the firm's initiatives as it expands both domestically and internationally.
The company develops and manufactures additives for the rubber industry as well as bladders for tire manufacturing.