Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Chemtura Corporation. Craig A. Rogerson has served as Chemtura’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer since December 2008. Mr. Rogerson had previously served as President, CEO and director of Hercules, Incorporated until its acquisition by Ashland, Incorporated on November 13, 2008. Mr. Rogerson joined Hercules in 1979 in the firm’s Water Management Chemicals Division. In April 1997 he left Hercules to join
Senior Advisor to Cyrus Capital Partners, L.P. Jeffrey D. Benjamin joined the board in November 2010. He has served as Senior Advisor to Cyrus Capital Partners, L.P., a registered investment adviser, since June 2008. Mr. Benjamin also serves as a consultant to Apollo Management, L.P., a private investment fund, and from September 2002 to June 2008 served as a senior advisor to Apollo Management.
Founder and Managing Member of TJB Management Consulting, LLC. Timothy J. Bernlohr joined the board in November 2010. He is the founder and managing member of TJB Management Consulting, LLC, which specializes in providing project specific consulting services to businesses in transformation, including restructurings, interim executive management and strategic planning services. He founded the consultancy in 2005.
Former Group Vice President, Marketing, BP plc. (“BP”). Anna C. Catalano joined the board in March 2011. From 2000 through 2003, Ms. Catalano was Group Vice President, Marketing for BP. Prior to that she held various executive positions in BP and Amoco, including Group Vice President, Emerging Markets at BP, Senior Vice President, Sales and Operations at Amoco and President of Amoco Orient Oil Company. In addition to frequently speaking on strategic marketing and global
Founder and Managing Partner of Jet Capital Investors, L.P. (“Jet Capital”). Alan S. Cooper joined the board in November 2010. He is a founder and Managing Partner of Jet Capital, a private investment firm specializing in risk arbitrage, capital structure arbitrage and other event-driven investing. Jet Capital was founded in 2002. From 2000 through 2002, Mr. Cooper was a Principal of Redwood Capital Management, a hedge fund, where he was responsible for portfolio
Former Director of McKinsey & Company. James W. Crownover has been a director of Chemtura since 2005. Mr. Crownover retired in 1998 as a director of McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. During his 30-year career with McKinsey, Mr. Crownover served as director, as head of its southwest practice, and as co-head of its worldwide energy practice, working with clients in Asia, Europe, Latin America and the U.S. His practice focused on business strategy
Former Chairman and CEO of Jaguar Land Rover and Vice-President of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Dover joined the automotive industry in 1968 and, over his extensive career, has held senior positions with British Leyland, Land Rover, Jaguar Cars and Massey Ferguson, culminating with his service from 2000 to 2004 as Chairman and CEO of Jaguar Land Rover Limited (currently a unit of Tata Motors). While in these roles, Mr. Dover was responsible for the Jaguar XK8 sports car program and
Managing Director of Current Capital LLC. Jonathan F. Foster joined the board in November 2010. He is a Managing Director of Current Capital LLC., a private equity and portfolio company management firm focused primarily on lower middle market industrial and business services companies. Mr. Foster currently serves as a director, as chairman of the audit committee and as a member of the finance committee of Masonite Inc. and as a director and as a member of the audit and
Retired Chairman of Hercules Inc. John K. Wulff has served as a director of Chemtura since October 2009. He is the former Chairman of Hercules Inc., a manufacturer of specialty chemical products, a position he held from July 2003 until Ashland, Inc.’s acquisition of Hercules in November 2008. Prior to that time, he served as a member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board from 2001 to 2003. Mr. Wulff was previously Chief Financial Officer of Union Carbide