PARSIPPANY, N.J.—Jack Clem, who has more than 25 years of experience in the chemical industry, has been named president and general manager of Degussa Engineered Carbons L.P.
Clem will report to a six-member board, equally divided between the partners of the joint venture company, Degussa Corp. and Ameripol Synpol Corp.´s Engineered Carbons Inc. division.
Clem most recently was Degussa vice president of carbon black for the NAFTA region. Before joining Degussa, he worked as managing director of J.M. Huber Corp.´s engineered materials business in Europe.
Engineered Carbons is the former Huber thermal black business.