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Taiheiyo Cement appoints new president

28 February 2018, Published under Cement News

Taiheiyo Cement Corp has appointed Masafumi Fushihara as president and representative director, effective from 1 April 2018. Mr Fushihara is presently working within the company as Senior General Manager of the Cement Business Division Department. The current president, Shuji Fukuda, will become chairman of the business.

George Michos appointed CEO of LafargeHolcim Maroc

09 February 2018, Published under Cement News

George Michos has been appointed CEO of LafargeHolcim Maroc, according to Medias24. Mr Michos has replaced Marcel Cobus in the role, who has moved to take charge of the Europe region on LafargeHolcim’s executive committee. Mr Michos has also been co-opted as a director of the company. George Michos previously held several senior positions within the group. Most recently, he has been the managing director of Heracles General Cement Co, Greece.

Frederic Guimbal appointed CEO of Holcim Azerbaijan OJSC

29 November 2017, Published under Cement News

Frederic Guimbal has been appointed CEO of Holcim Azerbaijan OJSC, according to the company’s website. Mr Guimbal replaces Rossen Papazov in this role, effective from the start of October 2017. Frederic Guimbal previously worked as the managing director of Holcim India. Holcim Azerbaijan has approximately 40 per cent of the cement market share in the country, according to Trend News Agency.

Hazemag appoints new Vice President

07 December 2016, Published under Cement News

Hazemag have appointed Erik Bach to the position of Vice President of Minerals Processing, effective as of 1 January 2017. Mr Bach has previously held positions at FLSmidth, where he was ranked in the top 100 of management. Mr Bach intends to focus on the technology leadership for established products, the consistent completion of the product portfolio and the expansion of the company’s markets.

USA: Summit Materials Inc appoints new VP of investor relations

06 October 2016, Published under Cement News

Summit Materials Inc has appointed Noel R Ryan III as its new vice president of investor relations. With over 15 years’ experience in investor relations and capital markets, Ryan most recently served as VP and head of investor relations & external communications for Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP. Before that he served as head of the investor relations function at Delek US Holdings Inc and as head of corporate communications at QEP Resources Inc. Prior to these roles, Ryan was ...

New MD for Twiga Cement

05 September 2016, Published under Cement News

Tanzania Portland Cement Company, or Twiga Cement, has appointed a new managing director following the departure of the company’s previous MD decision to take on a new role in parent company, HeidelbergCement Group. Alfonso Rodriguez was replaced by Alfonso Velez Martinez on 23 August, according to a company statement. Mr Martinez is said to have 20 years of experience in the cement industry. Mr Rodriguez is set to take on the role of General Manager for Central and South-East Africa Oper...

Nabil Francis new Managing Director of Ciments du Maroc

02 September 2016, Published under Cement News

The Board of Directors of Ciments du Maroc has appointed Nabil Frances as new Managing Director, replacing Mario Bracci as of 1 September. Mr Francis was first employed by Italcementi Group in 1998 and has filled several positions of responsibility in France, Sri Lanka, Egypt and Bulgaria. Since 2013 he headed up the Zuari Cement Ltd subsidiary in India.

Holcim Philippines appoints COO

01 September 2016, Published under Cement News

Holcim Philippines announced Thursday that its board has appointed Sapna Sood as Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective 1 November 2016. Ms Sood previously acted as Group Head of Health and Safety at LafargeHolcim and held the position of Head of Helium in the Asia-Pacific region for Linde Group. The appointment comes as part of the preparations for CEO Eduardo Sahagun’s retirement on 19 April 2017. Mr Sahagun will relinquish his duties as CEO in November, but remain acting President un...

LafargeHolcim changes to Executive Committee

05 August 2016, Published under Cement News

LafargeHolcim has announced changes made to the Executive Committee, which reflect the evolution of the group’s portfolio following recent divestments and the transition into its next phase as its closes the integration phase. New appointments are as follows: Paul Casanova will take responsibility for North America, including Mexico (currently responsible for operations in Latin America) Roland Köhler will add Australia, New Zealand and Trading to his responsibilities (currently res...

New communication manager at Holcim Romania

02 August 2016, Published under Cement News

Veronica Dobre has been appointed the new Communication Manager of Holcim Romania. She takes the position over from Ioana Borangic, who had worked for the company for six years. Ms Dobre holds a degree in Public Relations from the UK Chartered Institute of Public Relations and is also a Political Sciences, Communication and Public Relations graduate of the National School of Political Administrative Studies of Bucharest. Speaking on her new appointment, Ms Dobre said, “Holcim has alway...