Edwin Hortelano. Image Credit history: ChemQuest
The ChemQuest Group, a worldwide consulting organization targeted on customized enterprise technique and optimization, technological innovation acceleration, market intelligence and M&A advisory services for the specialty components industry, has appointed Edwin Hortelano, Ph.D., a director.
Around the program of his occupation, Hortelano has led groups on 3 continents in the growth of supplies and options for coatings, adhesives, release liners, holographic details storage and additive production. He will draw on this experience primarily in assist of ChemQuest’s technology advancement pillar.
Hortelano worked for Covestro for more than 20 decades in numerous roles of escalating accountability just before signing up for Bostik, in which he led a international crew centered on complex development and R&D pursuits for nonwovens and scorching-soften, pressure-delicate adhesives. Subsequent a stint as world wide vice president, R&D for Loparex LLC, he served as senior vice president, Products Engineering and Operations with 3D Systems.
“In just about every phase of his occupation, Ed has targeted on supporting firms accelerate the development of revolutionary new goods and bringing them productively to market place,” claims Daniel Murad, ChemQuest CEO. “His know-how ranges from solution development and gross sales to commercialization and manufacturing, all of which will show priceless to our shoppers who are on the lookout to discover expansion via R&D options.”
Hortelano earned a bachelor’s diploma in chemistry from Kalamazoo School. In addition, he gained a doctorate in physical organic chemistry from Wayne State College.
“As I labored with Dan Murad and ChemQuest above the yrs by way of the Adhesive and Sealant Council, I appreciated their market know-how and comprehension of the industry’s impressive advancement prospects,” Hortelano states. “I’m psyched to sign up for ChemQuest to utilize my experience in elements advancement for a wide range of programs, which includes coatings, adhesives, release liners and 3D printing. With the foundation of a Ph.D. in natural chemistry and a long time functioning with polyurethanes, I have an understanding of the romance involving chemical structures and bulk actual physical homes. I look forward to working with clients to enable them acquire goods that fix problems and produce price.”