Gurit appoints Solvay executive as its next CTO

Gurit appoints Solvay executive as its next CTO

6:40 AM, 7th February 2018
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ZURICH, SWITZERLAND: Gurit (GUR) has appointed Dr Emiliano Frulloni as its new chief technology officer (CTO) and member of its executive committee, effective 1 November 2018. 

Frulloni joins Gurit from Solvay SA where he holds the position of global R&D director composite product development. He will report to Rudolf Hadorn, chief executive officer.

In addition, Dr Damian Bannister, current CTO will take on the position of director innovation composite materials. In this new position, he will focus on the further development and enhancement of the company’s base formulations as well as new material technologies for the company’s prepreg and formulated products ranges. Bannister will withdraw from the Gurit executive committee and his position as CTO of Gurit once Dr Emiliano Frulloni has assumed his role.

“I am very excited to appoint Emiliano as our new group CTO and happy to retain Damian with his rich know-how as director innovation composite materials as the combined innovation power will make Gurit stronger in the market,” said Rudolf Hadorn, CEO of Gurit.

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