The global chemical company Oxea appointed Lars Eric Johansson, 57, as its new Senior Vice President of Strategic Alliances.
Monheim am Rhein/Germany — According to a statement published by the company, Johansson will play a pivotal role in their growth strategy by focusing on strategic partnerships, collaborations and joint ventures in key market segments. He will report directly to Cristóbal Ascencio, Executive Vice President Strategy & Innovation at Oxea.
Oxea CEO Dr. Salim Al Huthaili stated that Johansson would bring a good balance of experience in the business, in-depth understanding of the global markets and access to an extensive network.
Johansson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance, Economics and Marketing from the University of Lund, Sweden. In the past, he held positions such as the Chairman of Perstorp Aegis Chemicals India and Shandong Fufeng Perstorp Chemicals China. He will also represent Oxea, as Chairman of the sector group Formacare as well as Chairman of Specialty Chemicals which, within European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic), represents over 50 sectors of the European fine and consumer chemicals industry.