The members of the new NOVA Chemicals Board are: Gerhard Roiss, chairman – deputy CEO of OMV and chairman of Borealis AG (Borealis) Supervisory Board; Mohamed Al Mehairi, vice chairman – director, investments of IPIC, member of Borealis Supervisory Board; David C. Davies – chief financial officer (CFO) of OMV, member of Borealis Supervisory Board; Georg F. Thoma – Shearman Sterling LLP; Philip J. Brown – Torys LLP; Mark Garrett – chief executive officer (CEO) of Borealis; Randy G. Woelfel – CEO designate of NOVA Chemicals.
In addition, NOVA Chemicals confirmed that November 16, 2009 is the effective date for the previously announced appointments of Randy Woelfel as CEO and Todd Karran as CFO and treasurer.
NOVA Chemicals develops and manufactures chemicals, plastic resins, and end-products. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of The International Petroleum Investment Co. (IPIC) of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. For more information, visit www.novachemicals.com.