Parsippany, NJ - April 23, 2015 - Sonneborn, LLC, a global leader in the manufacture and supply of high quality white oils and specialty hydrocarbons, announces the appointment of Gregg Kam as Chief Financial Officer effective March 30, 2015. Gregg will report directly to CEO and President, Dr. Paul Raymond III. Mr. Kam brings years of relevant industry experience to his new role and previously served as CFO of International Specialty Products and The Newark Group; both privately held companies which grew EBITDA and were ultimately acquired to create leading businesses in their industries.
“Gregg’s track record of financial leadership and business success in the global chemical industry is a great fit for Sonneborn”, said Paul Raymond III, Sonneborn CEO and President. “I’m excited to add Gregg to an already strong team focused on growing our business and continuing to improve our results.”
Gregg Kam spent 14 years at National Starch & Chemical Company where he held several significant positions, including CFO for the US Adhesives business, CFO for the Latin American division, CFO for a graphite lubricant and electronic materials business (Acheson Industries) and finally, CFO of the Specialty Polymers Group. Mr. Kam is a CPA and holds a BS in Accounting & Finance from the State University of New York at Buffalo and an MBA from New York University, Stern School of Business. About Sonneborn For more than 100 years, Sonneborn has been setting industry standards the world over for the finest possible high purity specialty hydrocarbons in Personal Care, Pharmaceutical, Baking & Food, Agriculture, HI&I, Polymers and many other applications. With manufacturing facilities in North America and Europe, Sonneborn is the world’s only high purity specialty hydrocarbon producer that offers this global reach of expertise and depth of experience. Sonneborn LLC is owned by One Equity Partners (“OEP”). For more information about Sonneborn LLC, visit us at www.sonneborn.com