LEVERKUSEN, Germany (Feb. 23) — Lanxess A.G. appointed Luis Lopez-Remon as the new head of its Rubber Chemicals business. He is set to begin March 1.
He succeeds Rainer van Roessel, who joined the Lanxess management board Jan. 1. Van Roessel will continue as managing director of Lanxess N.V. and country representative for Belgium.
Lopez-Remon was previously head of the Textile Processing Chemicals business unit, which Lanxess divested at the end of 2006.