Ralf Brinkmann, Area President Dow Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Central Europe and Greater Russia, visited Dow Izolan plant on May 22, 2019 to have a look at one of the most productive and successful manufactures of polyurethanes and to engage with the local team.
During the townhall meeting, Ralf spoke on the New Dow, key pillars, strategy, economic environment within the Company, spending discipline, digitalization and inclusion.
Ralf also had a leadership meeting and a plant tour guided by Aldo De Santi, Dow Polyurethane systems Sales Director EEUR & Italy, Arthur Eritspokhov, Regional Leader of Dow Gr. Russia, Sergey Anikin, Dow Izolan General Director, and Igor Tsarfin, Dow Izolan Site Leader. He was impressed by the level of EH&S at the plant, housekeeping and the overall continued business growth and market share of Dow Izolan in Russia and the CIS.
These are outstanding results and the best motivation to keeping flourish your business development in this emerging market.Ralf Brinkmann, Area President Dow Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Central Europe and Greater Russia
Surely Dow Izolan is one of the shining stars not only for Greater Russia but for the whole PU business. I’m glad that we have such a great example of investments into the Russian market which continuously brings significant paybacks to Dow.Aldo De Santi, Dow Polyurethane systems Sales Director EEUR & Italy
Sergey Anikin, who presented structure and business of Dow Izolan, thanked Ralf for his visit:
We, at Dow Izolan, always welcome visits from Dow leadership as it helps us to illustrate what a great result can be achieved with the local team after investment into the local market despite all the challenges and uncertainty. I believe this investment is a great example of business cooperation between Dow and the Russian partners.