Clariant today announced the appointment of Thomas Roy as head of the Mining business line in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, effective February 1, 2013. Roy brings more than 12 years of industry experience to his new role at Clariant.
"I am thrilled to have Thomas on board," said Finlay Morrison, VP of Clariant Mining. "He brings a great energy to our business and plays an essential role in delivering industry leading products and services to our customers in Europe, Africa and the Middle East."
Before joining Clariant, Roy had a senior management role at specialty chemical company EKOF, focused specifically on the coal industry. He has also held positions at Fluoron GmbH and at the University of Cologne.
Roy holds a Doctorate in Chemistry from the University of Hagen and a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Cologne. He will be located at Clariant’s office in the Industriepark in Frankfurt-Höchst, Germany.