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Technology Expert Joins ChemQuest

Monday, January 16, 2017

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The ChemQuest Group Inc. has announced the appointment of coatings and chemical expert Dr. Sudhir Hublikar as its new Technology and Innovations Director.

Formerly the vice president of Adhesives and Coatings R&D for Avery Dennison Corporation, Hublikar is “well known for his strong business acumen delivering profitable, sustained growth through innovation,” according to ChemQuest.

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“I am excited to be putting 30-years of managing technological innovation in specialty chemicals to work for The ChemQuest Group Inc.,” Dr. Sudhir Hublikar stated.

In his new role at ChemQuest, Hublikar will leverage his broad technical experience in fibers, plastics, adhesives, coatings and composites to assist clients in diverse markets including: aerospace and defense; building envelope; civil engineering and construction; industrial sector; and the textiles industry.

“We are excited to welcome Dr. Hublikar to our practice,” said Dan Murad, president/CEO of ChemQuest. Murad added that Hublikar's innovation methodology aligns naturally with “ChemQuest’s four pillars of service: business strategy, technology & development, buy-side advisory services in M&A (investment thesis through integration) and manufacturing, commercial & operational efficiencies.”

Hublikar earned a Ph.D. in polymer science as well as a master’s degree in business. His career, spanning 30 years, includes technology R&D executive positions with BF Goodrich Aerospace, Noveon and AGY Holding Corporation, with his most recent position held at Avery Dennison Corporation.

“I am excited to be putting 30 years of managing technological innovation in specialty chemicals to work for The ChemQuest Group Inc.,” Hublikar stated.

Based in Cincinnati, The ChemQuest Group is an international business strategy firm in specialty chemicals, including those for architectural paints and coatings.


Tagged categories: Business operations; ChemQuest; Coatings Technology; Coatings Technology; Personnel; Research; Research and development; Workers

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