DSM Resins & Functional Materials appoints new Business Group Director
Currently Patrick Niels holds the position of Business Unit Director for DSM Coating Resins. In his new role as Business Group Director, Patrick Niels will succeed Dimitri de Vreeze, who has been appointed a member of the Managing Board of DSM in charge of Materials Sciences.
In 1991, Patrick Niels joined Gist-brocades, which merged with DSM in 1998. He held several Marketing & Sales roles as well as business management roles within Gist-brocades, followed by positions within DSM Anti-Infectives, DSM Coating Resins and DSM Desotech. For Gist-brocades and DSM Patrick has worked in the US as well as in the Netherlands. In his new role he will be based in Zwolle, the Netherlands.