Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: Observe Concerning Improve in Representative Corporate Government Officers

TOKYO–(Small business WIRE)–Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Company (“MCHC”) (TOKYO: 4188) introduced that, at the assembly of

TOKYO–(Small business WIRE)–Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Company (“MCHC”) (TOKYO: 4188) introduced that, at the assembly of its Board of Administrators held right now, it resolved modify of agent company govt officers as outlined beneath.

1. Change in Representative Corporate Executive Officers



Jean-Marc Gilson



Consultant Company Executive Officer



President and Main Govt Officer





Hitoshi Ochi



Representative Corporate Government Officer



President and Chief Govt Officer

2. Biographical Sketch of New Consultant Company Executive Officer

Refer to the appendix

3. Scheduled Date of Appointment

April 1, 2021

4. Purpose for the Modify

MCHC transformed to a corporation with a nominating committee, and many others. in June 2015. Considering the fact that then, the Nominating Committee has carried out preparations to properly conduct nominations, having into account the period of time included by the medium-expression management system and other components. Agent Company Executive Officer, President and CEO, Hitoshi Ochi, has a short while ago expressed his intent to retire at the close of the latest fiscal year that coincides with the conclusion of the current medium-term administration strategy, exactly where the fortification of its enterprise infrastructure has been achieved to a meaningful diploma. For that reason, the Nominating Committee explored and picked distinct candidates of his successor.

The Nominating Committee established the pursuing standards for the next Agent Corporate Government Officer, President and CEO. The specific had to be equipped to execute the subsequent initiatives reflecting our Team Philosophy, KAITEKI.


Equipped to construct a strategic vision and branding tactic, foreseeing the publish-COVID 19 world, that integrates the healthcare small business, including biochemicals and lifestyle science, with the significant-worth added chemicals small business based on the high-effectiveness products


Able of improving corporate worth notably from the viewpoint of shareholders and investors


Capable to decisively apply portfolio transformation through strong management

The Nominating Committee searched globally for appropriate candidates, the two inside and exterior the firm. It performed multifaceted evaluations, which include interviews with candidates and gathered references from connected parties on the earlier functionality of opportunity candidates. The Nominating Committee in the end nominated Jean-Marc Gilson dependent on which MCHC, at the meeting of Board of Administrators right now, adopted the resolution to pick out him as the up coming Consultant Company Govt Officer, President and CEO.

Jean-Marc Gilson has shown leadership in the positions of president or main govt in charge of business operations at numerous US and European chemical businesses. This features Executive Vice President, Specialty Substances Enterprise at Dow Corning. Then he served as CEO at Avantor Efficiency Products, which was chosen by New Mountain Capital, a non-public equity fund, as their initially financial commitment in the chemical compounds sector. Right after this, at the request of New Mountain Funds, he served as COO at NuSil Engineering. At present, he serves as CEO of Roquette, headquartered in France.

Jean-Marc Gilson possesses a world-wide outlook in the fields of specialty chemical compounds and everyday living science. In his past encounters he worked at, Gilson crafted a verified keep track of document for decisively executing portfolio transformation. In addition, he completely understands how properly creating techniques and obviously disseminating these strategies to all stakeholders contributes to the advancement of company price.

Provided his general performance, competencies and enthusiasm to guide the enterprise, we identified that Jean-Marc Gilson is the exceptional alternative to direct MCHC noticing our vision of sustainable expansion by accelerating our portfolio transformation and globally enterprise initiatives to remedy social challenges based on the Group Philosophy, KAITEKI.


Biographical Sketch


Jean-Marc Gilson

Day of Beginning:

December 16, 1963

Spot of Beginning:




Skilled Working experience


Joined Dow Corning


Company Vice President & Typical Manager of Specialty Substances Business, President Asian Area, Dow Corning

Shareholder Representative Director, Dow Corning Toray


Government Vice President & Standard Manager of Specialty Chemicals Enterprise,

Dow Corning


Chief Executive Officer, Avantor Overall performance Products


Vice-Chairman & Main Working Officer, NuSil Technological innovation


Chief Govt Officer, Roquette


To be appointed Consultant Company Government Officer,

President and Main Government Officer,

Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Company

Number of shares held: N/A