Jennifer Hill, experienced industry procurement leader appointed
Independence, OH – December 21, 2022 – Valtris Specialty Chemicals, a leading global manufacturer of a comprehensive portfolio of specialty additives and precursors, announced today the appointment of Jennifer Hill as the company’s new Vice President of Procurement, effective January 16, 2023.
“Jennifer’s brings us a wealth of knowledge, skillsets and a proven track record in the chemicals industry with over 25 years of increasing experience in procurement roles, most recently as Vice President of Procurement with Dubois Chemicals,” says Simon Medley, Chief Executive Officer at Valtris. “With Jennifer’s industry experience and supply/purchasing management expertise, she will be a great addition to Valtris’ leadership team and our organization. This is a very exciting time for Valtris as we seek to launch several comprehensive initiatives to position our company for a successful future. We look forward to Jennifer’s significant contributions in Valtris’ progression toward becoming a world class specialty additives business.”
Ms. Hill was most recently Vice President of Procurement at Dubois Chemical, an Ohio based, leading single source specialty chemicals supplier. Previously, she spent 15 years at Quaker Chemical Corporation where she held a number of roles during which she was promoted from Sr. Buyer to Global Procurement Director.
Valtris, headquartered in Independence, Ohio is a global leader in specialty performance additives and precursors, offering innovative solutions and products to customers around the world. With strong technical expertise and best in class formulation capabilities, Valtris develops products that provide essential performance properties to plastics, coatings, adhesives and sealants, pharmaceuticals, flavors and fragrances, and personal care products. For more than 75 years, Valtris has served as a trusted partner for customers by providing exceptional service and high-quality products. Valtris is committed to safely developing and manufacturing value-added and sustainable solutions that meet the long-term needs of its customers. The Company operates nine manufacturing locations and employees approximately 700 people across North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, please visit www.valtris.com.