The experienced manager is taking over the leadership of the international specialty chemicals company’s Russian subsidiary with immediate effect
In Nikolay Iglin, the Bodo Möller Chemie Group has a manager with many years of experience in the chemical industry taking over the leadership of its Russian subsidiary. The new managing director will use Bodo Möller Chemie Russia LLC, which was founded in 2014, to systematically increase the presence of the international specialty chemicals company in the growing Eastern European market. Frank Haug, the Bodo Möller Chemie Group’s CEO, is convinced Mr Iglin is the right person for the position and says: “Nikolay Iglin not only possesses exceptional expertise in the area of industrial chemistry, but is also very familiar with the Russian market and its unique requirements. Based in Moscow, he will focus on establishing Bodo Möller Chemie in Russia and the CIS, and making the company a leading name for outstanding quality there.”
Excellent expertise in industrial chemistry and B2B
Since completing an engineering degree at Moscow State University of Design and Technology, Mr Iglin has held a number of posts, some of which include senior positions as project manager and key account manager at the chemical companies NPF Tehnohim, ICI and GE Bayer Silicones. In 2008, he assumed responsibility for B2B activities in Russia and the CIS as a regional manager at Forbo Industrial Adhesives following the company’s takeover by H.B. Fuller. While occupying this responsible position, Mr Iglin also obtained a master’s degree in business administration from the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration in 2013.
Bodo Möller Chemie to improve its position in the Russian market
Under the leadership of Mr Iglin, the new Moscow subsidiary will enable Bodo Möller Chemie to provide Russian customers with even more specific and personal advice in future, along with technical support and fast service. Among other goals, Mr Iglin’s main targets for the next few years include expanding the product portfolio for the Russian market and expanding its network of partners. The aim is to work with well-known partners from the specialty chemical industry to meet the continuously increasing demand for tailored solutions and high-quality products in the best possible way.
With more than 40 years of experience in distribution of specialty chemicals and adhesives the Bodo Möller Chemie Group (www.bm-chemie.de, www.bm-chemie.com) is the leading trading partner for well-known European companies like DOW Automotive Systems, HB Fuller, BASF and Huntsman Advanced Materials. The product portfolio of the company includes powerful adhesives and adhesive systems, additives for plastics, coatings, rubber products, textiles, lubricants and other specialty chemicals. Through targeted consulting and locally specific consumer service the Bodo Möller Chemie Group offers their customer for every individual requirement the suitable product and solution.