Jackson is chairman, president and CEO of Harbison Walker International, the largest supplier of ceramic refractories in the US with operations in the US, Mexico, Europe and Southeast Asia. The 150-year-old company is private and generates revenues of between $500 million to $1 billion annually.
Prior to joining Harbison Walker, Jackson held a number of senior corporate roles at Carpenter Technology Corporation and PPG Industries.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Carol to the Board,” said Paul Manning, chairman, president and CEO of Sensient Technologies Corporation. “Carol brings broad and valuable experience both as a CEO and as an executive who has worked in complex manufacturing businesses as well as the chemicals industry for many years.”