WHATELY, Mass.—Bayer Polymers L.L.C. has named Jim Chrise president and CEO of thermoplastic polyurethane film producer Deerfield Urethane Inc.
He joined Bayer Corp. in 1984 as a process engineer in corporate engineering, and has served in a number of capacities. His service has included corporate and plant engineering, coatings and raw materials and plastics manufacturing.
Chrise´s last job with the company was with parent Bayer A.G. in Germany, where he was in charge of global production and technology of ABS and PC/ABS manufacturing.