Palm City, Fla. (PRWEB) January 21, 2015
UCT Coatings announced today that Charbel Louis Karam has joined UCT as President. Charbel’s role will be to drive execution of UCT’s corporate strategy and develop executive level relationships with its customers. “We are excited about Charbel joining our team,” said Don Weeks, CEO of the UCT consolidated group. “His vast experience within the coatings industry will be invaluable to UCT, as well as to our customers. With our new world class plant and proprietary coating, we are embarking on an exciting time at UCT. Charbel will be the leader of our strategic initiatives and we are very pleased to have him leading the company.”
Charbel has extensive experience in aerospace, oil & gas, general coatings industries and the application of coatings within these industries. Most recently, he was Vice President at Chromalloy (a Sequa Corporation owned by The Carlyle Group) in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Charbel also has held leadership positions at Pratt & Whitney Canada, Hydroxyl Systems and Airbus.
He holds a M.B.A from the Business & Law University of Aix-en-Provence and is a commercially rated pilot.
About UCT Coatings
UCT Coatings, an innovative surface-engineering company, has been providing high value finishes with unique properties on metal parts since 2000. Our coatings can benefit any industry that requires component-performance attributes such as wear resistance, corrosion resistance, high lubricity, or extreme hardness.
UCT is the originator of EXO, a patented, high-performance nickel boron coating that can benefit the Aerospace, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Pulp & Paper, Munitions & Firearms, Marine, Pollution Control, Power Generation industries as well as many other general industrial applications.
UCT Coatings, Inc.
3300 SW 33rd Ave.
Palm City, FL 34990