Michelman introduces new organization structure

Michelman, a manufacturer of surface additives and polymers, has introduced a new organisation structure to better anticipate and serve its customers’ needs.


The new structure is divided into three strategic business groups including Coatings, Industrial Manufacturing and Printing & Packaging. “The resulting open flow of ideas, solutions, and application expertise will allow faster introduction of new technologies and applications and reduce customers’ concept-to-commercialization time,” the company stated.


Michelman has appointed Gautham Parthasarathy and Michael Annis as the Group Directors for Coatings and Industrial Manufacturing respectively. Rick Michelman, Chief Technology Officer, Michelman, has assumed the role of Group Director, Printing & Packaging on an interim basis.


“As always, organizational and management decisions at Michelman are made first and foremost to ensure all of our customers are provided the very best environmentally friendly products, service and support.  These steps will allow us to improve the customer experience, and provide a platform for continued strategic growth,” said, Steve Shifman, President and CEO, Michelman.