AkzoNobel Names David Allen as Head of Integrated Supply Chain

Sept. 2, 2013 - AkzoNobel announced the appointment of David Allen as the company’s new Head of Integrated Supply Chain. He will officially take up the position on October 1, 2013.

Allen joins AkzoNobel from China National Bluestar Group, where he has held the post of Chief Operating Officer since 2009. Prior to joining Bluestar he previously worked for General Electric Company and Sabic in various operations, manufacturing and logistics roles.

"We are delighted to have appointed someone of David’s calibre and standing," said AkzoNobel CEO Ton Büchner. "He brings strong operations, manufacturing and logistics experience from across Europe, USA, Asia Pacific and China."

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals. For additional information visit: www.akzonobel.com.

SOURCE: AkzoNobel