Middlebury, Connecticut - Chemtura Corp. has appointed John Wulff and Burton Joyce as independent member's of the company's board, effective immediately, Chemtura said 29 Oct.
Wulff, former cfo of Union Carbide Corp., will serve on the board's Audit committee while Joyce, former chairman of IPSCO Inc. - now SSAB Enterprises, will serve on the board's Finance & Pension committee.
Following the appointments, Stephen Forsyth and Billie Flaherty, chief financial officer and senior vice president respectively will resign from the board but keep their respective positions within the company. Both have served on Chemtura's board since March 2009 in order for the company to have the minimum number of directors as required by the company's by-laws, the statement said. (RD)