Fleming joined the Cytec predecessor company in 1983 in the Mining Chemicals group and over the years has taken positions of increasing responsibility in the U.S., Australia, and in the Asia Pacific region. In 2003, Fleming took global responsibility for Cytec’s Specialty Chemicals business and in 2005, following the acquisition of the UCB chemicals business, he relocated to Brussels to assume full responsibility for the combined Specialty Chemicals operations. He was appointed president and chief operating officer in July of 2008.
Cytec Industries Inc. is a global specialty chemicals and materials company focused on developing, manufacturing, and selling value-added products. Its products serve a diverse range of end markets including aerospace, adhesives, automotive and industrial coatings, chemical intermediates, inks, mining, and plastics.