"Mike has demonstrated his leadership skills and deep understanding of our markets, customers and operations, and as CEO he will have an even larger impact on Citadel," stated Mike Fitzpatrick, Chairman of Citadel and former CEO.
West Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 3, 2010
Mike Huff, formerly Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Bulk Molding Compounds, Inc. and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Citadel Plastics Holdings, Inc. (Citadel), has been promoted to the position of CEO of Citadel. He will also join the Citadel Board of Directors. “Mike has demonstrated his leadership skills and deep understanding of our markets, customers and operations, and as CEO he will have an even larger impact on Citadel,” stated Mike Fitzpatrick, Chairman of Citadel and former CEO. Dr. Fitzpatrick will remain actively engaged in the company and Mr. Huff will continue to report to him.
Mike Huff holds a Bachelors of Science in Chemical Engineering from Rose Hulman. He spent more than 20 years at G.E. Plastics where he presided over the Ultem division and then the Valox/Xenoy business. His most recent position prior to Citadel was with Johns Manville where he directed the Insulation Group Operations and Global Fiberglass Reinforcements business.
About Citadel Plastics Holdings, Incorporated
Chicago based private equity investment firm, Wind Point Partners is the majority owner of Citadel Plastics Holdings, Inc. Citadel, a portfolio company, owns The Matrixx Group, a leading thermoplastic compounder, and BMCI, the world's largest supplier of bulk molding materials. Citadel is responsible for the design and execution of a value creation strategy in the plastics compounding market. Additional information is available at http://www.citadelplastics.com.
About Wind Point Partners
Wind Point Partners is a private equity investment firm with approximately $2.5 billion in capital under management. Wind Point focuses on partnering with top caliber executives to acquire middle market business where it can establish a path to value creation. Additional information about Wind Point Partners is available at http://www.wppartners.com.