LyondellBasell appoints Daniel Coombs as derivatives executive VP

LyondellBasell appoints Daniel Coombs as derivatives executive VP

7:19 PM, 19th May 2015
LyondellBasell appoints Daniel Coombs as derivatives executive VP

HOUSTON, US/LONDON, UK: LyondellBasell Industries NV said that Daniel Coombs has been selected as executive vice president of intermediates and derivatives (I&D), with additional responsibility for supply chain, procurement and technology, effective 29 May, replacing Pat Quarles, who is taking a leadership position at a major US company.

Bob Patel, CEO, LyondellBasell said that Coombs would be nominated to join the company’s management board.

“Dan is an outstanding business leader.  His commitment to safety, operational excellence, employee development, along with his broad range of commercial and manufacturing experience on a global basis, position him as the right leader at the right time for LyondellBasell,” said Patel.

Previously Coombs has been senior vice president of manufacturing at Chevron Phillips Chemical Company and has held executive positions there since 2010.

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