Tony has many years of experience in the international carbon fiber composites business. He previously authored a series of global market reports, including the widely-subscribed “The Carbon Fibre Industry Worldwide 2011-2020 – An Evaluation of Current Markets and Future Supply and Demand”.
Roberts will help develop and shape the strategic business plans that take advantage of the knowledge and business strength of DowAksa, a 50/50 joint venture between The Dow Chemical Company and Aksa Akrilik Kimya Sanayii A.Ş. headquartered in Turkey with associated operations in North America and Europe.
“Tony is a welcomed addition to DowAksa’s global carbon fiber composites team, and together with our General Manager for North America, D.J DeLong, possesses deep and intimate knowledge of this industry based on decades of experience and deep understanding of all parts of our value chain,” said DowAksa CEO Douglas G. Parks.
Tony will remain based in southern California and report to Mr. DeLong, who is located in Atlanta.