People: A Schulman Inc (SHLM.O)
25 May 2017
Mr. Eugene Robert Allspach is the Independent Director of the company, since May 2010. Mr. Allspach served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, for TPC Group, Inc. (“TPC”), a producer of specialty chemicals, from September 2011 to December 2015. Mr. Allspach has also served as the President of E. R. Allspach & Associates, LLC, a company providing consulting services to new business development activities in the petrochemical industry, from 2003 to 2016. Mr. Allspach previously served as President and Chief Operating Officer for Equistar Chemicals, L.P., a petrochemical company. Mr. Allspach served as a director of TPC from 2011 until 2013, and as a director of ICO, Inc. (“ICO”) from 2008 until its acquisition by A. Schulman in May 2010. Mr. Allspach also serves on the advisory board of The Plaza Group, a privately held petrochemical company, a role he has served since 2005. Mr. Allspach was initially appointed and first re-nominated to the Board of Directors pursuant to the terms and conditions of the 2010 merger agreement between A. Schulman and ICO. The Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee believes that the attributes, skills and qualifications Mr. Allspach developed through his more than 35 years of experience in executive management, business development, manufacturing, operations, marketing and process engineering in the petrochemicals industry, as well as his experiences as a director of TPC and ICO, allow him to provide continued financial and industry expertise to the Board of Directors and therefore has nominated him for re-election.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||80,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||62,682|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||142,682|