PPG Industries Inc. named Glenn E. Bost II senior vice president and general counsel. Bost becomes a member of PPG’s executive and operating committees, reporting to chairman and CEO Charles E. Bunch.
Bost joined PPG’s legal department in Pittsburgh in 1985, working with finance and transactions, and then was named assistant counsel in the international law section supporting the Asia/Pacific region and Canada. He was promoted in 1991 to senior counsel, environment, health and safety, and in 1995 to general counsel, PPG Europe. Bost returned to Pittsburgh in 1997 as corporate counsel, transactions, and in 2000 was named assistant general counsel, operations. He was named associate general counsel, operations, in 2005, and vice president in 2006.
Prior to joining PPG, Bost was an attorney with the firm Thorp, Reed & Armstrong in Pittsburgh. He has a law degree from Ohio State University.