Kraton Corp. appoints Boldrini as chief executive officer
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Kraton Corp. appoints Boldrini as chief executive officer

Kraton Corporation, a leading global sustainable producer of specialty polymers and high-value biobased products derived from pine wood pulping by-products based in Houston, Texas, U.S.A., has appointed Marcello Boldrini as CEO.

Boldrini has served as co-CEO of Kraton Corporation and CEO of Kraton Pine Chemicals since March 15, 2022. Under his leadership, the company has achieved remarkable success, delivering large-scale revenue and exponential growth. Through strategic planning, effective execution, and a relentless drive for innovation, Boldrini has guided the organization to new heights.

“Marcello has extensive industry knowledge, operational depth, and a proven track record in driving performance improvements, combined with the ability to mobilize and lead large organizations. We are confident that he will realise Kraton’s 2030 vision of becoming a leading sustainable producer of specialty polymers and pine chemicals,” said Yong Nam, chairman of Kraton.

Commenting on his new role, Boldrini said: “Kraton consistently proves its ability to deliver innovative solutions to complex challenges, and I am excited to lead the company towards a more sustainable future. We will unlock new opportunities, fuel growth, and create value for our customers, employees, and communities with purpose and enthusiasm. Together we will shape the future of our industry and make a positive difference in the world.”