Governance

CIAC’s Board directs the affairs of the Association on behalf of members. It establishes all policies, directions, guidelines and priorities for the Association, nominates new Board members, and appoints members of the Executive Committee and the President and CEO.

The makeup of the Board reflects the diversity of the Association and aims to give a voice to all aspects of CIAC’s membership. This includes a strong core of chemical manufacturers, as well as companies involved in industry re-sale, technology, and services.

Tyler Edgington

Chair, CIAC Board of Directors

President and Hydrocarbons Director, Dow Chemical Canada ULC

Helder Botelho

VICE CHAIR, CIAC BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Head of Operations Canada, LANXESS Canada Co./Cie

Bob Masterson

President and CEO, Chemistry Industry Association of Canada

Greg Moffatt

Senior Director, Business and Economics

Corporate Secretary

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Leon Aarts

Group Vice President, Corporate Development and Strategy, Chemtrade

Mark Allard

Vice President, North America, Methanex Corporation

Rick Babington

President and COO, Wentworth Technologies

Ed Bechberger

President, ERCO Worldwide

Michel Brassard

Regional Operations Manager, National Silicates Limited

David Chappell

Senior Vice President, Petrochemical Development, Inter Pipeline Ltd.

Magali Depras

Chair, PDLC

Chief Strategy & CSR Officer, Transcontinental Inc.

Lee DiMascio

Vice President of Operations, Jungbunzlauer Canada Inc.

Pierre Ducharme

Canadian Regional Operations Manager, Olin Canada ULC

Franck Giraudeau

Business Management GM, Canada

Shell Chemicals Canada Ltd.

Ron Koniuch

President, CCC Sulphur Products

Brian Lucas

Site Director, INEOS Styrolution

Apala Mukherjee

President, BASF Canada

Peter C. Noble

Immediate Past Chair, CIAC Board of Directors

Chemicals Business Manager, Imperial Oil

John Schmidt

President and Site Manager, ARLANXEO Canada Inc.

Cynthia Shanks

Director, Communications & Sustainability

Keurig Dr Pepper Canada

Rocky Vermani

Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and Innovation, NOVA Chemicals Corporation

Doug Woods

President, Evonik Canada Inc.

Tyler Edgington

Chair, CIAC Board of Directors

President and Hydrocarbons Director, Dow Chemical Canada ULC

Helder Botelho

VICE CHAIR, CIAC BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Head of Operations Canada, LANXESS Canada Co./Cie

Bob Masterson

President and CEO, Chemistry Industry Association of Canada

Greg Moffatt

Senior Director, Business and Economics

Corporate Secretary

Tel: (613) 237-6215 ext. 230
Email: gmoffatt@canadianchemistry.ca

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Leon Aarts

Group Vice President, Corporate Development and Strategy, Chemtrade

Mark Allard

Vice President, North America, Methanex Corporation

Rick Babington

President and COO, Wentworth Technologies

Ed Bechberger

President, ERCO Worldwide

Michel Brassard

Regional Operations Manager, National Silicates Limited

David Chappell

Senior Vice President, Petrochemical Development, Inter Pipeline Ltd.

Magali Depras

Chair, PDLC

Chief Strategy & CSR Officer, Transcontinental Inc.

Lee DiMascio

Vice President of Operations, Jungbunzlauer Canada Inc.

Pierre Ducharme

Canadian Regional Operations Manager, Olin Canada ULC

Franck Giraudeau

Business Management GM, Canada

Shell Chemicals Canada Ltd.

Ron Koniuch

President, CCC Sulphur Products

Brian Lucas

Site Director, INEOS Styrolution

Apala Mukherjee

President, BASF Canada

Peter C. Noble

Immediate Past Chair, CIAC Board of Directors

Chemicals Business Manager, Imperial Oil

John Schmidt

President and Site Manager, ARLANXEO Canada Inc.

Cynthia Shanks

Director, Communications & Sustainability

Keurig Dr Pepper Canada

Rocky Vermani

Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and Innovation, NOVA Chemicals Corporation

Doug Woods

President, Evonik Canada Inc.

Plastics Division Leadership Council

Magali Depras

Chair, PDLC

Chief Strategy & CSR Officer, Transcontinental Inc.

Mike Burt

Vice-Chair, PDLC Vice President & Global Director Climate and Energy

DOW Chemical Canada ULC

Mark Rose

Treasurer, PDLC

President, Layfield Group

Joel Rudolph

Former Chair, PDLC

Vice-President, Strategy and Business Development Farnell Packaging Ltd.

Rick Babington

President and CEO, Wentworth Plastics NA

Michael Green

Vice-President CKF Inc.

Sarah Marshall

Vice President, Sustainability NOVA Chemicals Corporation

Tony Moucachen

President, Merlin Plastics

Patrick Robertson

Vice-President, Sales Cascades Specialty

Cynthia Shanks

Director, Communications & Sustainability

Keurig Dr Pepper Canada

Meredith West

Chemicals Planning & Controls Manager

Imperial Oil

Magali Depras

Chair, PDLC

Chief Strategy & CSR Officer, Transcontinental Inc.

Mike Burt

Vice-Chair, PDLC Vice President & Global Director Climate and Energy

DOW Chemical Canada ULC

Mark Rose

Treasurer, PDLC

President, Layfield Group

Joel Rudolph

Former Chair, PDLC

Vice-President, Strategy and Business Development Farnell Packaging Ltd.

Rick Babington

President and CEO, Wentworth Plastics NA

Michael Green

Vice-President CKF Inc.

Sarah Marshall

Vice President, Sustainability NOVA Chemicals Corporation

Tony Moucachen

President, Merlin Plastics

Patrick Robertson

Vice-President, Sales Cascades Specialty

Cynthia Shanks

Director, Communications & Sustainability

Keurig Dr Pepper Canada

Meredith West

Chemicals Planning & Controls Manager

Imperial Oil