Mechelen, 2 May 2019 — EVERLAM announces the reorganisation of its management team and the appointment of Albrecht Luick as new CEO, and of Marc Slock as Business Development and Technical Service Manager, a new position in the company.
Albrecht Luick brings a wealth of expertise in the global chemical and automotive industries. With a BASc in chemical engineering from the University of Stuttgart, he built his career through successive managerial positions in international companies such as PPG, Accenture, DuPont and Axalta, in Germany, South Africa and Switzerland. An experienced leader, he has a track record in business strategic planning and development and in grooming high-performance, multi-cultural teams.
Marc Slock has spent the majority of his career in the PVB film business and has an in-depth knowledge of the laminated glass industry. Having held various senior positions in the PVB business at Monsanto, Solutia and Eastman, he is a recognised results oriented leader in the industry, with strong problem solving and customer focus skills. Marc holds a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Gent, Belgium, and is specialized in metal-organic and polymer chemistry.
Commenting on the new nominations, Aaron Parekh, Chairman of EVERLAM, said: “I am delighted to have Albrecht and Marc on our team. Their backgrounds will definitely strengthen the company’s capabilities and lead the company forward. Under Albrecht’s leadership, and with Marc leading the business development and technical team, we expect the company to quickly build on its already strong position in the market.”
“EVERLAM has achieved a great deal in the past 4 years”, said Albrecht Luick, “and succeeded in positioning itself as a serious market contender. I intend to unlock even more of the company’s potential and reinforce the start-up spirit that is necessary to take it to the next level of excellence.”
“My objective”, Marc Slock added, “is to leverage EVERLAM’s technical expertise, which is a strength that all our customers acknowledge and appreciate, and make it an even stronger driver to grow the company’s global business and expand it further.”
EVERLAM is an innovative manufacturer of high-quality polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayer for laminated architectural safety glass. The company’s headquarters are located in Belgium and its production plant in Germany. For more, please visit www.everlam.com and follow us on LinkedIn.