Clarksburg, West Virginia – Stockmeier Urethanes has appointed Ben Blundell as business director for the Americas in cast elastomers, filtration, E&E and subsea. He moves to Stockmeier’s US subsidiary from the UK company.
Blundell has more than two decades’ experience in the polyurethane industry. It began with his family company, systems house Greenfield Polymers, and by the time it was acquired by Stockmeier in 2011, he had risen to general manager.
Prior to moving to the US, he was sales director for the US business, and sales manager for Asia and the Middle East.
‘We are excited about Ben’s decision to transition to the US facility,’ said Christian Martinkat, CEO of Stockmeier Urethanes USA and chairman of the group’s executive committee. ‘Ben’s experience, dedication to the polyurethane industry and our customers make him a great addition to our team.’