Jun 28, 2022
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Andreas Igerl appointed Asia President for IMCD
IMCD Group, a leading distributor of speciality chemicals and ingredients, today announces the appointment of Andreas Igerl as Asia President for IMCD, effective 1st July 2022.
“We are pleased to have Andreas lead the Asia region that exhibits great growth potential,” commented Piet van der Slikke, CEO of IMCD Group. “With Andrea’s vast experience and achievement in China, we are confident that he will drive further development and expansion of the business in the region,” van der Slikke concluded.
As president of IMCD’s Asia region, Andreas is responsible for all operating companies within the region, focusing on sustainable growth through developing supplier partnerships, market expansion organically and through acquisition, optimising operational excellence, and driving forward the region’s digitisation and sustainability goals. He will be based in Singapore, IMCD’s regional office for Asia.
“I’m grateful to be given the opportunity to lead Asia to the next level,” said Andreas Igerl. “Having worked in the region, I enjoy the dynamics and diverse culture, and I hope to drive our strategic goals together with our dedicated Asia team.”
Andreas is German and holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Applied Science for Economy and Management in Munich.
He joined IMCD in 2019 as the Business Unit Manager of Advanced Materials in Germany, bringing in over ten years of successful experience in the Speciality Engineered Plastics Materials Industry and in-depth commercial and leadership knowledge, including integrating acquisitions and assignments in Europe and Asia. In 2020, he relocated to China as the Managing Director of IMCD China, achieving more than double the revenue and EBITA through organic growth and bringing in four acquisitions within two year.
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