People: Quaker Chemical Corp (KWR.N)

KWR.N on New York Stock Exchange

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Michael Barry

56 2009 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Margaret Loebl

54 2012 Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer

Joseph Berquist

43 2010 Vice President and Managing Director, North America

Dieter Laininger

52 2013 Vice President - Global Primary Metals, Managing Director, South America

Wilbert Platzer

53 2006 Vice President and Managing Director, Europe

Adrian Steeples

54 2013 Vice President and Managing Director, Asia/Pacific

Ronald Ettinger

62 2011 Vice President - Human Resources

D Benoliel

56 2014 Vice President and Global Leader – Metalworking, Can, Mining and Corporate Secretary

Joseph Matrange

73 2008 Vice President - Global Coatings

Jan Nieman

54 2014 Vice President and Global Leader – Grease and Fluid Power, Global Strategy and Marketing

Shane Hostetter

33 2014 Global Controller

Patricia Barron

72 2008 Lead Independent Director

Joseph Anderson

72 1992 Independent Director

Donald Caldwell

68 1997 Independent Director

Robert Chappell

70 1997 Independent Director

William Cook

71 2000 Independent Director

Mark Douglas

52 2013 Independent Director

Jeffry Frisby

59 2006 Independent Director

Robert Rock

64 1996 Independent Director

Irene Kisleiko

Assistant Secretary, Manager - Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Michael Barry

Mr. Michael F. Barry is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of Quaker Chemical Corporation. He has held a variety of leadership and executive positions since joining Quaker in 1998, including Senior Vice President and Managing Director–North America from January 2006 to October 2008; Senior Vice President and Global Industry Leader–Metalworking and Coatings from July to December 2005; Vice President and Global Industry Leader–Industrial Metalworking and Coatings from January 2004 to June 2005; and Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 1998 to August 2004. Mr. Barry currently serves as a director of Rogers Corporation.

Margaret Loebl

Ms. Margaret M. Loebl is Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since June 29, 2012. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Loebl, from August 2011 to December 2011, provided senior executive-level financial consulting services in Paris, France, for Constellium, a leader in the manufacturing of high-quality aluminum products and solutions. Prior to joining Constellium, she served from October 2008 through December 2010 as Corporate Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of TechTeam Global, Inc., a provider of information technology and business process outsourcing services. Ms. Loebl served as an Executive in Residence at the University of Illinois in support of the University’s Finance Academy from August 2007 to December 2008.

Joseph Berquist

Mr. Joseph A. Berquist is Vice President and Managing Director, North America of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since April 2010. He served as Senior Director, North America Commercial from October 2008 through March 2010.

Dieter Laininger

Mr. Dieter Laininger is Vice President - Global Primary Metals, Managing Director, South America of Quaker Chemical Corporation. Mr. Laininger, who has been employed by the Company since 1991, has served as Vice President and Managing Director – South America, since January 2013, in addition to his position as Vice President and Global Leader – Primary Metals, to which he was appointed in June 2011. He served as Industry Business Director for Steel and Metalworking – EMEA from March 2001 through July 2011.

Wilbert Platzer

Mr. Wilbert Platzer is Vice President and Managing Director, Europe of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since January 2006. Mr. Platzer has been employed by the Company since 1995.

Adrian Steeples

Mr. Adrian Steeples has been appointed as Vice President and Managing Director, Asia/Pacific of Quaker Chemical Corporation, effective July 1, 2013. He served as Industry Business Director – Metalworking from March 2011 through June 2013, and Manager, European and Global Special Projects, from May 2010 through February 2011. Prior to joining the Company, he worked for the BP Group serving as BP/Castrol European and Asian Pacific Sales Director in Industrial Lubricants and Services from January 2009 through December 2009.

Ronald Ettinger

Mr. Ronald S. Ettinger is Vice President - Human Resources of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since December 1, 2011. Mr. Ettinger, who has been employed by the Company since 2002, has served as Vice President-Human Resources since December 2011. He served as Director-Global Human Resources from August 2005 through November 2011.

D Benoliel

Mr. D. Jeffry Benoliel is Vice President and Global Leader –Metalworking, Can, Mining and Corporate Secretary of Quaker Chemical Corporation since May 1, 2014, in addition to his position as Vice President and Global Leader – Metalworking, Can and Corporate Secretary since July 2013. He served as Vice President – Global Metalworking and Fluid Power and Corporate Secretary from June 2011 through June 2013, and until March 2012 also held the position of General Counsel. He served as Vice President – Global Strategy, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary from October 2008 until mid-June 2011 and Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel from 2001 through September 2008.

Joseph Matrange

Mr. Joseph F. Matrange is Vice President - Global Coatings of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since October 2008. Mr. Matrange, who has been employed by the Company since 2001. He has also served as President of AC Products, Inc., a California subsidiary, since October 2000, and Epmar Corporation, a California subsidiary, since April 2002.

Jan Nieman

Mr. Jan F. Nieman is Vice President and Global Leader – Grease and Fluid Power, Global Strategy and Marketing of the company since May 2014. In addition to his position as Global Leader – Grease and Fluid Power since August 2013. He also served as Global Leader – Mining from August 2013 through April 30, 2014. He served as Vice President and Managing Director – Asia/Pacific from February 2005 through July 2013.

Shane Hostetter

Mr. Shane W. Hostetter has served as Global Controller of Quaker Chemical Corporation since September 1, 2014. He served as Corporate Controller from May 2013 to August 2014. He served as Assistant Global Controller from July 2011 to May 2013. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Hostetter led the financial reporting department for Pulse Electronics Corporation (formerly Technitrol, Inc.) from May 2008 to June 2011.

Patricia Barron

Ms. Patricia C. Barron is Lead Independent Director of Quaker Chemical Corporation. She was Clinical Associate Professor and Senior Fellow at the Stern School of Business, New York University, from 1999 until her retirement in August 2003. Before that, Ms. Barron served in a variety of leadership roles with Xerox Corporation, including Corporate Vice President of Business Operations Support from April 1997 to July 1998 and President of its Engineering Systems Division from 1993 to June 1998. She has also been a director of the United Services Automobile Association since 2000 and is currently its Vice Chair. Ms. Barron is also Lead Director of Teleflex Incorporated and previously was a director of Ultralife Corporation from December 2000 to June 2013.

Joseph Anderson

Mr. Joseph B. Anderson is an Independent Director of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since 1992. Mr. Anderson has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TAG Holdings, LLC, the parent company of a variety of manufacturing and service-based enterprises, since June 2010. He is also Chief Executive Officer of a group of minority-owned companies supplying parts to the automotive industry and services to a variety of industries, including automotive, aerospace, defense, construction, mining and off-road vehicles. In addition, he currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of: Wolverine Assembly, an automotive assembly, warehousing and logistics company (since June 2010); Barton Manufacturing, a heavy machining and welding company (since August 2011); and Shared Vision, LLC, a precision-machining company in the automotive, aerospace, defense and heavy equipment industries (since January 2013). Previously, Mr. Anderson was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Radian Precision, Inc., an aerospace and defense supplier, from January 2012 to January 2013; Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of A&D Technologies, LLC, a manufacturer of temperature sensors used in the automobile industry, from March 2003 to February 2011; Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Vibration Control Technologies, LLC, an automotive parts supplier and manufacturer, from January 2002 to March 2010; and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of various tire and wheel assembly companies. He currently serves as a member of the Manufacturing Council, the principal private sector advisory committee to the Secretary of Commerce on the United States manufacturing sector, for the term 2013-2015. Mr. Anderson currently serves as a director of Meritor, Inc. and Rite Aid Corporation, and previously served as a director of NV Energy, Inc. from February 2005 to December 2013 and Valassis Communications, Inc. from July 2006 to March 2014.

Donald Caldwell

Mr. Donald R. Caldwell is an Independent Director of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since 1997. Mr. Caldwell, an experienced and successful investor, co-founded Cross Atlantic Capital Partners, Inc., a venture capital management company, and has served as its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since 1999. He is also Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of InsPro Technologies Corporation, one of Cross Atlantic Capital Partners’ portfolio companies. Previously, he was President and Chief Operating Officer of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc., a holding company with investments in the growth-stage technology and life sciences businesses, from February 1996 to February 1999. Mr. Caldwell is also a director of Amber Road, Inc., Fox Chase Bancorp. Inc., Haverford Trust Company, InsPro Technologies Corporation, Lightning Gaming, Inc. and Rubicon Technology, Inc., and was a director of Diamond Management & Technology Consultants, Inc. from June 1994 until November 2010.

Robert Chappell

Mr. Robert E. Chappell is an Independent Director of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since 1997. Mr. Chappell was the Chairman of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, a mutual life insurance company providing life insurance and annuity products, from January 1997 to June 2013; its Chief Executive Officer from April 1995 to February 2011; and its President from January 2008 to March 2010. Mr. Chappell currently serves as a director of CSS Industries, Inc. and as a trustee of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company.

William Cook

Mr. William R. Cook is an Independent Director of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since 2000. Mr. Cook was President and Chief Executive Officer of Severn Trent Services, Inc., a water purification products and laboratory and operating services company, from 1999 until his retirement in June 2002. Previously, he served in a variety of positions in the chemical industry. From 1993 until 1998, he was Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Betz Dearborn, Inc., a producer of specialty water treatment and industrial process chemicals. He was Vice Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Hercules, Inc., a specialty chemicals maker, from October 1998 until January 1999. Mr. Cook is also a director of Teleflex Incorporated and a trustee of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Mark Douglas

Mr. Mark A. Douglas is an Independent Director of Quaker Chemical Corp. Mr. Douglas has been President, FMC Agricultural Solutions of FMC Corporation, since October 2012. FMC is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. He previously was FMC’s President, Industrial Chemicals Group from January 2011 to September 2012 and Vice President, Global Operations and International Development from March to December 2010. Before joining FMC, Mr. Douglas held various senior management positions with Dow Chemical, a leader in specialty chemicals delivering products and solutions to sectors such as electronics, water, energy and coatings. He was Vice President, President–Asia, Dow Advanced Materials from April to December 2009. Prior to that, he was based in Shanghai, China as Corporate Vice President, President–Asia, Rohm and Haas Company, a chemical manufacturing company, from March 2007 to April 2009.

Jeffry Frisby

Mr. Jeffry D. Frisby is an Independent Director of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since 2006. Mr. Frisby has been Chief Executive Officer of Triumph Group, Inc., a public company that is a global leader in manufacturing and overhauling aerospace structures, systems and components, since July 2012, its President since July 2009 and currently serves as a member of its board of directors. He was also its Chief Operating Officer from July 2009 to July 2012. Previously, he was Group President of Triumph Aerospace Systems Group, a group of companies that design, engineer and manufacture a wide range of proprietary and build-to-print components, assemblies and systems for the global aerospace original equipment manufacturers, from April 2003 to July 2009. He also held a variety of other positions within the Triumph Group as well as a predecessor group company, Frisby Aerospace, Inc.

Robert Rock

Mr. Robert H. Rock is an Independent Director of Quaker Chemical Corporation, since 1996. Mr. Rock has been President of MLR Publishing Company (and its successor, MLR Holdings, LLC), an investment company operating in the publishing and information industry, since 1989. Previously, he was Chairman of The Hay Group, a management consulting firm, from 1984 to 1987. Mr. Rock served as a director of Alberto-Culver Company from September 1996 to June 2011. He currently is a trustee of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Irene Kisleiko

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