Rands Named Vice President of Global Operations for Materion
Rands joins Materion from Honeywell International Inc., where he served as vice president, Integrated Supply Chain for Honeywell UOP.
Materion Corp. recently announced the appointment of Marc Rands to the position of vice president, Global Operations, a new position reporting to the CEO. Rands joins Materion from Honeywell International Inc., where he served as vice president, Integrated Supply Chain for Honeywell UOP, a $2.7 billion performance materials and technology business. In that position, he had full responsibility for 14 plants in the U.S., Europe, China, and Malaysia; he also supported two joint ventures in Japan and several tolling operations in the U.S. and China.
“I am pleased to announce the appointment of Marc to fill this key new position,” said Jugal Vijayvargiya, Materion’s president and CEO. “Marc brings a track record of results in manufacturing, logistics, quality, health and safety, and continuous improvement. In this new role, he will be responsible for developing a One Materion Operations function. Marc will work across the organization to drive peak operating efficiencies, leveraging synergies and best practices among all our facilities worldwide. He will build on and strengthen supply chain, logistics, quality and EH&S capabilities.”
Rands is a graduate of the University of Arkansas with a bachelor’s of science degree in chemical engineering. He is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt.
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