Bayer MaterialScience appoints three to senior positions


Join Coatings, Adhesives and Specialties team in the NAFTA region

Bayer MaterialScience has appointed Volker Mirgel, Sharon Feng and John Brandt to its Coatings, Adhesives and Specialties (CAS) leadership team in the NAFTA region.

Mirgel has become senior vice president, Coatings, Adhesives and Specialties for Bayer MaterialScience NAFTA. Prior to taking this position, he held an equivalent position for the European, African, South American and Middle Eastern regions.

Sharon Feng is now vice president of business development for Coatings, Adhesives and Specialties NAFTA and is responsible for managing application development and product performance. Prior to this appointment, Feng was vice president of Logistics Management/Industrial and Environmental Affairs for Lanxess Corporation.

John Brandt has been named as head of CAS Specialties NAFTA. In this role, he is responsible for managing all aspects of the Baycusan® cosmetics raw materials, Baytubes multiwalled carbon nanotubes and Baymedix coating and adhesive technologies brands for the NAFTA region.

Bayer MaterialScience is a leading producer of polymers and high-performance plastics in North America and is part of the global Bayer MaterialScience business.