BALLSTON SPA, N.Y.—Specialty Silicone Products has hired Irena Shein as its procurement specialist.
Shein comes to SSP from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals where she served as a buyer consultant for the biotech firm. There, she was responsible for more than $16 million in purchasing and supported engineering, manufacturing, automation and process technicians.
The firm said she also brings 20 years of experience in the high-end jewelry business working for companies like Cartier, Tiffany and Bvlgari. During her time with Bvlgari, SSP said she traveled globally and helped open stores in Europe, the U.S. and U.S. territories.