RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Afton Chemical Corporation is pleased to announce the promotion of Ken Cundy to Vice President, North America. Cundy (age 49) has 27 years of experience in the chemical industry including 12 years with Afton Chemical. For the past 8 years Cundy has held the position of Director of Sales for Independent Lubricant Marketers in the USA and Canada.
Warren Huang, President of Afton Chemical, commented, “This is a great move for Ken, Afton Chemical and most importantly our customers. Ken lives and breathes our Passion for Solutions business model – a model focused on helping our customers succeed. Ken will do a great job leading our North American team.”
Afton Chemical Corporation, part of the NewMarket Corporation (NYSE: NEU) family of companies, develops and manufactures petroleum additives that help fuels burn cleaner and more efficiently, engines run smoother, and machines last longer. We offer performance fuel additives and refinery chemicals, such as gasoline performance additives, diesel fuel additives, lubricity improvers, and cold flow improvers; driveline products, such as automotive gear oil and automatic transmission fluid additives; engine oil additives for passenger car engines, heavy duty diesel engines, and railroad and marine diesel engines; additives for industrial products, such as antiwear and R&O hydraulic oils, industrial gear oils, grease, and industrial specialty chemicals. The company supports global operations through regional headquarters located in Asia Pacific, EMEAI, Latin America and North America. Afton Chemical Corporation is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. For more information, visit www.aftonchemical.com.
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