Mr. Clarke joined Clariant in 1984 in Ireland and has since gained experience with several of the company’s divisions. For the past four years, Mr. Clarke has been head of masterbatches’ NAFTA region. He also served as the vice president and general manager for its U.S. Midwest region and the head of masterbatches’ operations in the British Isles.
Mr. Clarke holds a master’s degree in business administration from the Open Business School, Milton Keynes, in the U.K. He has also received several other diplomas and certificates.