‘I am very pleased to have the opportunity to work with the BOP Management Board team and BOP’s employees. The power of our creative, dedicated workforce is BOP’s most critical asset. The Company is well known for its world scale PP Spheripol* and HDPE Hostalen* plants located in the heart of Poland and Europe manufacturing great diversity of innovative products which are delivered to the polyolefin converters in the region. Together with the whole value chain we will continue make the polyolefin industry strong, reliable and sustainable,’ said Michael O’Bert.
Michael O’Bert has been working in LyondellBasell for over 41 years, where currently he is the Global Director Methanol, Acetyls & Ethylene Oxide Derivatives. He has developed his extensive career holding various roles in the area of: refining; olefins; intermediates and derivatives. He has also been taking responsibilities in corporate functions. Michael O’Bert holds a Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering from TAMU (Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University), Texas and Master in Business from UH-CLC (University of Houston-Clear Lake), Texas. He comes from the United States.
Laurent Hautier is going to relocate to France to take the position of the Site Manager in LyondellBasell’s plant in Berre.
Currently, the Management Board of BOP includes also: Jan Aleksader Rosek – Operations Director, Umberto Credali – Sales Director and Arkadiusz Wierciński – Chief Financial Officer.
*) Spheripol and Hostelen are trademarks of LyondellBasell.