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Conrad Keijzer

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CONRAD KEIJZER
DUTCH CITIZEN

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (CEO)
MEMBER OF THE EXECUTIVE STEERING COMMITTEE

Conrad Keijzer was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Clariant as of 1 January 2021.

He started his career at AkzoNobel as a Market Development Manager in 1994. As of 1997, he moved into several general management positions within the chemicals and coatings business with regional responsibilities across the Americas and Asia, before he had global roles as Managing Director of various business units. From 2013 to 2018 Conrad Keijzer held the position of CEO of Performance Coatings and was a Member of the Executive Committee at AkzoNobel. In 2018, he was appointed as Chief Executive Officer at Imerys where he drove the company's transformation to set the strategic direction for organic growth and profitability improvement.

Conrad Keijzer was born in 1968 in the Netherlands. He graduated from the Twente University of Technology with an MSc in Industrial Engineering and completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School, USA.