HOUSTON—The International Institute of Synthetic Rubber Producers has elected Sibur's Larisa Bondar as its president international for 2021-22. She succeeds Joon-Hoon Baek of Kumho Petrochemical, who becomes the institute's past-president international.
Results of the election for the Houston-based IISRP were revealed Nov. 4 during the association's Annual General Meeting, held virtually this year.
Bondar is head of sales for Russia-based Sibur's Synthetic Rubber, Plastics, Elastomers and Organic Synthetic Division, having responsibility for synthetic rubber products and some monomers. She has extensive polymer industry experience, holding positions in the strategic and operational marketing area, product management, sales and mid-management.
She joined Sibur in 2010 and was appointed to her current position in November 2019. Bondar has been a member of the Europe, Middle East and Africa Section of the IISRP since 2014.