Trinseo Appoints Lauren Pagano

Trinseo, a global materials solutions provider and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders and synthetic rubber, has appointed Lauren Pagano as Global Business Director Adhesives and Construction for Latex Binders. In this newly created position, Pagano will have a key role in driving the global latex binders strategy of growing the adhesives and construction business, while further developing our chemistry and technology portfolio to better meet customer needs.

As Global Business Director Adhesives and Construction for Latex Binders, Pagano will have global responsibility to develop this business and grow in these strategic markets. She will further shape and develop the business strategy in close alignment with the regional Latex Binders Business Directors.

Pagano has worked for Worthington Industries, driving the integration of a recently bought Europe based company. Before that, Pagano was with HB Fuller for almost ten years in various roles including Business Director and General Manager Packaging Adhesives, Senior Market Manager, and Marketing Communications.

"We’re excited about where our latex binders business is headed, and what Lauren will bring to this new role that has a clear objective to grow strategic adhesives and construction markets around the world", said Rüdiger Schmitz, global business director for Latex Binders at Trinseo. "Her experience on the customer side will bring a greater customer centric approach that will help us develop new products, technology and chemistry."

Pagano earned an MBA in Business Administration and Management as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Elmhurst College, USA. She began work December 1, 2018, and is based in the company’s Horgen, Switzerland regional operating center.

sbr / 12/05/2018