“The addition of Ultra Additives by Munzing Chemie, GmbH has provided new challenges and opportunities,” said Mr. Downs. “The combined strength of the Ultra/Munzing partnership provides us the opportunity to be a major player in the specialty additives business.”
Mr. Downs is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and served five years in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and was with Exxon for 12 years in various engineering, sales and marketing management positions.
Sergio Gonzalez-Parga, Latin America sales manager, will handle responsibilities that include direct sales along with management of the distribution and representative network. He is a graduate of Rutgers University and has been with Ultra for three years.