Effective immediately, Sartomer will operate with three geographical sales regions, five central operating functions and two global business units, all of which report directly to the president.
The three geographical sales regions are:
• Americas, a newly created region led by Albert Tuccio, vice president, formerly vice president of sales.
• Europe, led by Laurent Suspene, vice president.
• Asia, led by David Long, vice president.
The five central operating functions are:
• Supply Chain, led by newly named vice president Paul Elias, formerly business director of photocure.
• Human Resources, led by newly named director Mike O’Neill, formerly manager of human resources.
• Manufacturing, led by Larry Athens, vice president.
• Technology, led by Jim Horgan, vice president.
• Finance, led by Vincent Vadot, vice president.
The two global business units are:
• Photocure, led by newly reassigned vice president Bruce Farina, formerly vice president of supply chain management.
• Functional Additives, led by recently named director Bill Wittig, formerly business manager for the specialty polymers group.