President, Performance Materials
In his role Keith is responsible for delivering the overall strategy for Performance Materials, including operational and commercial activities and developing talent.
Keith has over twenty-five years’ experience of manufacturing and commercial leadership across the metals, plastics and chemicals sectors. He joined Coats from Handy & Harman, part of Steel Partners Holdings LP, where he was President and Chief Executive Officer of the Handy & Harman Tubing Group. Prior to that, Keith was Chief Procurement Officer at the chemical company Chemtura and also held several strategic sales and marketing roles at SABIC, a global leader in speciality plastics.
Keith holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York.