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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

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PPG has tapped one of its veteran employees to take on an executive role in its Latin America market.

Adriana Macouzet, currently general manager, Latin America North, will advance to the position of vice president, Latin America, the company announced Monday (April 25). She will also serve as general manager, protective and marine coatings (PMC), Latin America.

Adriana Macouzet, PPG

Adriana Macouzet has been promoted to vice president, Latin America, and general manager, protective and marine coatings (PMC), Latin America, effective June 1.

In this capacity, Macouzet will provide overall regional leadership for Latin America, excluding PPG Comex, and have direct accountability for the PMC business in the region.

The appointment will be effective June 1.

Extensive Experience

Macouzet joined PPG as a paint formulator in Mexico in 1984. She advanced through automotive coatings roles in pretreatment, operations planning, and sales and marketing before moving to Argentina in 1995 to develop new business in Latin America South.

After returning to Mexico in 1998 as account manager for Ford and General Motors, by 2005 Macouzet had been named sales and marketing manager, automotive coatings, Latin America.

Macouzet served as director, automotive and industrial coatings, Mexico, in 2008 and then general manager, automotive coatings, Mexico, before moving into her current role in 2012.

A native of Mexico, Macouzet earned a chemical engineering degree from La Salle University, Mexico City, and a business administration degree from Michigan State University.


Tagged categories: Business matters; Coating Business; Coating Materials; Industry News; Latin America; Marine Coatings; North America; Personnel; Personnel changes; PPG; Protective Coatings

Comment from OM PRAKASH JAT, (4/27/2016, 7:35 AM)

Congratulations Madam, Wish you best of Luck

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