MIDDLEBURY, Conn.—William Murrell has been named vice president of Crompton Corp.´s urethanes business unit.
In his new role he is in charge of strategic business operations and global growth of the business. He also has responsibility for overseeing the firm´s oleochemicals business segment.
Murrell most recently was vice president of olefins and styrenics for Crompton. He also has worked for Witco Corp., AlliedSignal Inc. and American Can Co. in technical and management positions.