Austin, TX –Tuesday, May 13, 2014 — SACHEM is pleased to announce that Samir Seth will be joining the company as Business Director, Energy Materials with global responsibility for the oilfield and energy storage markets. He will report directly to President and CEO, John Mooney.
Mr. Seth brings diverse and extensive oilfield market experience including service operations, technical and commercial roles including sales, marketing and strategy. Most recently and for over six years, he was Vice President at Petroleum Geo Service. While at PGS, Mr. Seth enabled a complex integrated solution that included industry firsts. Samir spent 17 years in Schlumberger and in his last role he helped foster innovation, grow new businesses and develop global corporate strategy. His locales were diverse and included Vietnam, Taiwan, Mexico, UK. Iran, Kuwait and Dubai – followed by global roles based in the U.S. Mr. Seth stated “I am excited about the opportunity to work with a global organization which focuses on the continued success of its customers, associates and shareholders.” Samir has a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from India Institute of Technology (IIT) and an MBA from Harvard University. He is married, has two children and resides in Austin, Texas.
In order to better provide for our customers, SACHEM has further diversified our markets into the following groups: Electronic Materials, Structured Materials, Specialty Markets and Energy Materials. As Business Director, Energy Materials, Mr. Seth will develop plans to protect and expand our existing base of business while collaborating with Technology and our customers to introduce new products and services.
“Samir Seth joins SACHEM, Inc. with very strong experience in the global energy markets that we currently serve. His drive for strong customer support, practical business solutions and innovative new products will serve SACHEM and our customers quite well,” commented John Mooney.
SACHEM, Inc. delivers highly pure, precise and innovative chemical solutions designed to solve the most demanding and challenging applications. For over 50 years SACHEM has provided chemical solutions and services to customers in key markets including electronics, biotechnology, starch modification, polymers, and catalysts, pharmaceutical and agricultural chemicals. Based in Austin, Texas, SACHEM’s expanding worldwide operations include manufacturing and research facilities in North America, Europe and Asia with a global service network and presence spanning over 30 countries.