Albany, New York -- Silicones supplier Momentive Performance Materials Inc. has promoted John Dandolph to executive vice president and president of its Silicones and Quartz Division, where he will be responsible for leading all functions of Momentive's global Silicones, Quartz and Ceramics businesses.
Dandolph was most recently president and ceo for Momentive's Silicones business in Asia Pacific and before that was cfo for the company's Silicones Asia Pacific business.
He joined Momentive in 2006 with the acquisition of GE Advanced Materials.
In Momentive's announcement, Craig Morrison, chairman, president and ceo, said: "I am confident that John will serve as a catalyst for driving continued growth, sustainability and success for Momentive's Silicones and Quartz Division. We look to his leadership and experience to take the division to the next level in the industry."