Econic appoints Richard French as Business Development Director

Econic Technologies Limited, a leading-edge developer of catalyst technology for the manufacture of polymers from waste CO2, has announced the appointment of Richard French as Business Development Director, with effect from 8 June 2015.

Richard has extensive experience in sales and market development of new technologies both in the established chemical sector, with BASF, and more recently in emerging bio-based materials, with Ecosynthetix. In recognition of rapidly increasing market interest in Econic’s catalyst technology, he joins the company to drive forward customer engagement across target markets. He will work alongside Rulande Rutgers (Henderson) who will continue to lead delivery of joint development projects in her new role as Customer Programme Manager.

Rowena Sellens (CEO) comments:
“Richard’s experience means he is ideally placed to understand the challenges of introducing new technology to this industry and will ensure that we further strengthen our relationships and co-operation with the most appropriate customer partners for early technology adoption.”

Further details of this appointment are contained in the attached release: Econic Technologies – Business Development Director Appointment

Author, Frank Norman