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Safic-Alcan hires Domenico Lo Corto to augment its Plastics Team

Paris-based Distributor enhances Business Development Capabilities

Specialty Chemicals distributor Safic-Alcan S.A. (Puteaux (Paris), France) announced that it has named Domenico Lo Corto as Business Development Director for Plastics, effective 07. September 2020. 


Lo Corto, who holds degrees in Chemistry from the University of Milano and an MBA from the University of Bologna (Italy),  brings with him “30 years of experience in Engineering Plastics and Additives with strong expertise in compounding, transformation and polymerization as well as a good team leader spirit in a cross-cultural environment”, the announcement said. He has held a number senior global leader roles at multinational companies such as Domo, Aquafil EP, Nexeo, Softer, Rhodia, and Great Lakes.


Source: Safic Alcan press release


HGE / DCG – 28.09.2020

Safic-Alcan announces new Executive Committee

Paris-based Distributor has grown Revenue three-fold since 2007

Specialty Chemicals distributor Safic-Alcan S.A. (Puteaux (Paris), France) earlier this week announced that it has expanded its management team with the creation of a seven member Executive Committee. It is composed of long-serving senior managers of the group and will be fully operational by end of this year:


  • Martial Lecat – Chairman of Holding Company MYRTIL
  • Philippe Combette – Chairman Safic-Alcan
  • Jean-Michel Guyon – Chief Finacial Officer
  • Philippe Cenreaud – Managing Director Rubber & Plastics
  • Juliette Gamez – Chief Digital Officer
  • Yann Lissilour – Managing Director CASE, Head M&A
  • Jose Lora – Managing Director Life Sciences

The group is operating a network of 25 offices, located in across Europe, in Turkey, the Middle East, China, North America and South Africa. A staff of 630 generated a turnover of EUR 648 mn in FY2019, growing three-fold since 2007  (equivalent to a CAGR of ca. 9.6% per annum), Safic-Alcan said in the statement.


Source: Safic Alcan press release, DistriConsult analysis


HGE / DCG – 16.09.2020

Safic-Alcan publishes first Sustainability Report

Paris-based Distributor advances its Corporate Sustainability Initiative

Specialty Chemicals distributor Safic-Alcan S.A. (Puteaux (Paris), France) last week announced that it haspublished its first Sustainabilty Report. Titled “The Durable Link”, the report outlines the company’s commitment “to enhance the long lasting link, […] connecting chemical manufacturers and chemical users with complete distribution solutions as well as individual chemical products.”

The report is available on the company website via the link http://www.safic-alcan.com/sustainability/sustainability-governance.html.

Safic-Alcan is a member of the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest voluntary corporate citizenship and sustainability initiative,  which the company joined in spring 2018.

Source: Safic Alcan press release

HGE / DCG – 11.11.2019