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Chief Technology Officer

 

$3 Billion Public Global Specialty Materials Company

 

Position Summary:

  • The Chief Technology Officer (CTO) will report directly to the CEO and will serve as a member of the company’s Operating Council, responsible for shaping innovation strategy and leading the Corporate Research & Development organization. The CTO will drive innovation and provide vision and guidance for the development of the next generation of specialty products and solutions, translating strategies into long-term, sustainable commercial success and business growth through collaboration with the Business Units and global cross-functional teams.
  • The CTO will influence technical and architectural aspects of the company’s innovation decisions, continuously advancing and leveraging global R&D capabilities and tools to improve operational efficiency.
  • The successful candidate will have 15+ years in technical leadership positions, preferably in polymer science. This executive will have a demonstrated track record of success within a complex and multi-category global company.