BRUSSELS (Oct. 16, 2014) — Belgian chemicals producer Solvay S.A. has appointed An Nuyttens president of the firm's Silica Global Business Unit.
Ms. Nuyttens, a Belgian national, succeeds Tom Benner, who has left the group, Solvay said. She holds a Master's degree in chemical engineering and an MBA in management, both from the Catholic University of Leuven (KUL), Belgium.
She joined Solvay in 1991 as technical manager in the group's transformation department. She then turned her career toward marketing and sales. Based in Europe and then in the U.S. for five