BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Board of Directors of the Association is comprised of 12 representatives, half nominated by National Trade Associations and the other half coming from the raw material supplier’s category. It is currently steered by Mr Ralf Becker (Essenscia Polymatters/Belgium), its President, supported by two Vice Presidents Mr Andreas Huther (IVPU/Germany) and Ms Tanja Gutsmann (Covestro).

As of today, the twelve Directors are:

  • Ralf Becker (ESSENSCIA POLYMATTERS), President
  • Andreas Huther (IVPU), Vice President
  • Tanja Gutsmann (COVESTRO), Vice President
  • Vittorio Bonapersona (SYNTHESIA) 
  • Juan Cirujeda (PLIXXENT)
  • Kay Hennekens (NVPU)
  • Wu Li (BORSODCHEM)
  • Paolo Lusuardi (ANPE)
  • Lieven Malfait (SNPU)
  • Alberto Mercati (DOW)
  • Stuart Norris (IMA)
  • Pamela Tranter (MONDI)     

The Secretariat located in the European district of Brussels implements the work programme and manages the various activities of PU Europe. It is headed by Mr Arnaud Duvielguerbigny.