Metabolix Inc appoints Joseph Shaulson as its new President , CEO

Metabolix appoints new President and CEO, Joseph Shaulson

10:57 AM, 20th December 2013
Metabolix Inc appoints Joseph Shaulson as its new President , CEO

CAMBRIDGE, US: Metabolix Inc has appointed Joseph Shaulson as its new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective from 2 January 2014 and as a member of the Board of Directors, effective immediately. Shaulson will succeed Richard Eno, who will remain with the Company until 31 January 2014.

Shaulson, previously Executive Vice President of Arch Chemicals, brings nearly 20 years of experience as a senior executive with mid-sized specialty chemicals and advanced materials companies and as a corporate lawyer specializing in corporate development and corporate finance transactions.

“Joe is a proven executive who has successfully led and developed global chemicals and materials businesses. His broad experience with specialty products in diverse applications and dynamic end markets is a great fit for Metabolix as we work to accelerate the progress of our biopolymers business and navigate through the next stage of our development and growth. On behalf of the Board, I thank Rick for his leadership and contributions to Metabolix during the past five years that have positioned the Company for growth in high value markets,” said Robert Van Nostrand, Chairman of the Board, Metabolix.


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