Westlake Announces Leadership Changes in Vinyls Segment

08-Apr-2010 - USA

Westlake Chemical Corporation announced that Mr. Wayne D. Morse, Sr. Vice President and head of the company's Vinyls segment, has elected to retire effective the end of April after a long and distinguished career.

Mr. Robert F. Buesinger, 53, has been appointed to replace Mr. Morse and will assume the position of Sr. Vice President, Vinyls. In this regard he will direct all commercial and related business operations on a global basis and will report to Mr. Albert Chao.

Before joining Westlake, Mr. Buesinger was an executive with Chevron Phillips Chemical Company where he led the Performance Pipe Division as well as the Alpha Olefins and PolyAlpha Olefins businesses. He also served as the company's President and Managing Director of its Asia Region in Singapore. He holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Tulane University.

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