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Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. Announces New Head of Rubber Carbon Black Segment


LUXEMBOURG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE: OEC), a worldwide supplier of specialty and high-performance Carbon Black, is pleased to announce, that Mark Leigh has been named Senior Vice President, Rubber Carbon Black, effective immediately. In this role he will provide leadership to the business line on a worldwide basis. He will also continue to support the Americas region as we conduct a search for his replacement in that role.

Mr. Leigh has been Senior Vice President and General Manager of Orion’s Americas Region and member of the executive Management Team since the founding of Orion in July 2011, having joined its predecessor business in 1998. He previously served as Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Specialty and Rubber Carbon Black in North America.

Mr. Leigh holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Illinois and a master’s degree in business administration from Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

About Orion Engineered Carbons

Orion Engineered Carbons is a worldwide supplier of Carbon Black. The company offers standard and high-performance products for Coatings, Printing Inks, Polymers, Rubber and other applications. Our high-quality Gas Blacks, Furnace Blacks and Specialty Carbon Blacks tint, colorize and enhance the performance of plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, adhesives and sealants, tires, and manufactured rubber goods such as automotive belts and hoses. With 1,360 employees worldwide, Orion Engineered Carbons runs 14 global production sites and four Applied Technology Centers. For more information visit our website


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