BERWYN Pa.—The baton is about to be passed at materials maker Trinseo.
Frank Bozich will replace Chris Pappas as president and CEO of Berwyn-based Trinseo on March 4. Pappas has held those roles since 2010 and will transition to the role of special adviser to the CEO, officials said in a Jan. 30 news release.
Bozich joins Trinseo from SI Group, a Schenectady, N.Y.-based specialty chemicals firm where he had served as CEO since 2013. He has previous industry experience with BASF, Engelhard and Rohm & Haas.
In the release, Trinseo Chairman Stephen Zide said that Bozich "is an accomplished CEO known for his strong personal leadership and track record of driving business growth and corporate transformation."
Zide also thanked Pappas for "his nearly nine years of exemplary leadership," noting that that Pappas "was the principal architect of Trinseo's culture and strategy."