CINCINNATI—Emery Oleochemicals L.L.C. has appointed Jeff McCarthy as an area business manager for its North American specialties sales group. The move, the company said in a statement, supports growth within its green polymer additives business.
In his new role, McCarthy will focus on the Midwest region, and will be responsible for expanding the company's local distribution partners.
McCarthy, who previously worked for Huntsman as a key account manager for thermoplastic urethanes, brings experience in the additives and colorants sales to his new position. He also has experience in the plastics and coatings industries, and worked in an engineering capacity with catalysts for the petrochemicals industry.