Ulsan, Korea – January 24, 2013 – Songwon Industrial Group has appointed Doris Peters as Global Director of Marketing and Business Analysis, effective January 1, 2013. As the second largest manufacturer of polymer stabilizers in the world and a leading global supplier of additives and other chemicals to the plastic industry, Songwon is committed to becoming the supplier of choice through delivering better quality, better service and better value. This critical new position will contribute to the company’s determination to continue to deliver products and services that are ‘salient’ to its customers, when and where they need them.
James McGinley, Executive Vice President Business Management and Member of the Songwon Industrial Group Executive Committee, stated: “We are excited to have Doris on our team, she brings a wealth of experience which will enrich the competencies we currently have. She will be responsible for generating business data which is of key importance to our decision-making process and one that becomes more complex as our business grows. Doris will have a major impact on our communications from the corporate level to technical data, so that our customers and stakeholders will continue to have easy access to clear and concise information. She will also combine this with exposing market opportunities, backed by the data she will generate, and will lead us in how we bring our products to the market. This is a challenging role and one that will define the road map we will follow in great detail to meet our growth objectives.”
Doris Peters joins Songwon having had key positions at Wacker Chemie AG in Munich, Germany, most recently as Global Business Development Manager for silicones in the solar industry and prior to that as Global Key Account Manager in the automotive industry. Since starting her career more than 15 years ago, Doris has also gained experience in sales and purchasing at Chemtura Corporation and Great Lakes Chemical Corporation. Doris holds a bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Applied Sciences in Aachen (Germany), a master degree in Technical Business Management from the Chamber of Commerce Düsseldorf (Germany) and a master degree in Strategic Business Management from the Management Institute St. Gallen (Switzerland).