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Buckman Adds Three to Its Leadership Team

Anthony Rindone Anthony Rindone

Dec. 11, 2018 – Buckman announced three additions to its leadership team including chief operating officer, chief digital officer and chief information officer.

Anthony Rindone will serve as Buckman's chief operating officer responsible for all of Buckman's global manufacturing operations and supply chain with a strong focus on operational excellence, safety and efficiency. His direct experience in the chemical industry helps Buckman continue to invest in new technology and optimize operations around the world to offer the highest value products and services to customers.

Dr. Naraimha Rao Dr. Naraimha Rao

Dr. Naraimha Rao will serve as Buckman's chief digital officer where his focus will be on constructing and executing a customer-focused digital strategy that further solidifies Buckman's position in providing customer-specific chemical solutions with the benefits of smart technologies. His strong educational and professional background allows him to build upon Buckman's recent customer successes with smart technologies, like ECHOWISE®, in even more markets around the world.

Rahul Goturi joins Buckman as its chief information officer where he will be responsible for leading the company's internal digital transformation with a focus on technology investments and cyber security infrastructure.

Rahul Goturi Rahul Goturi

“For 73 years, Buckman has been dedicated to providing strong product innovation to the industries we serve,” said Junai Maharaj, Buckman's CEO and president. “Today, we are pioneering digitally-enabled knowledge management and combining it to deliver what our customers need and expect. That's more than chemistry…it's information they can act on. As customers undoubtedly look for more connectivity, data, insights and control into their processes, we will be ready with the latest chemical, digital and human solutions that ensure their success.”

The COO, CDO and CIO will be based in Memphis, Tennessee where Buckman's global headquarters is located.

Buckman is a privately-held, global specialty chemical company with headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee. To learn more, please visit:

SOURCE: Buckman