Auburn Hills, Michigan - Dow Chemical Co. has named Steve Henderson as the new president of Dow Automotive Systems, replacing Peter Sykes who has become the new president of Dow Greater China, the company said 8 Oct.
Henderson will now be responsible for the global profit and loss, business strategy and organisational health of Dow's automotive unit.
Henderson, who has worked for Dow for over 20 years, will now be based in Tokyo.
"I look forward very much to leading this organisation," said Henderson. "Working with our team to help customers develop innovative solutions will remain my primary focus. At the same time, I plan to build our business through a sharper market-driven and technology-oriented focus." (RD)