TPC Group names Bart de Jong CFO
Mr. de Jong has been working with the Company for the past 10 months on a consulting basis, leading corporate development efforts, including the recent divestiture of TPC Group's Baytown, Texas nonene and tetramer facility and manufacturing site along with the development of the Company's current long range plan.
Mr. de Jong began his career in auditing with KPMG, then held various accounting and internal audit positions at ExxonMobil.
He spent the majority of his career with LyondellBasell and predecessor companies, with a wide range of experiences and responsibilities in strategic planning, finance, corporate development and human resources.
During his time at LyondellBasell, Mr. de Jong served as President of a number of divisions, including inorganic chemicals and fuels, as well as leading LyondellBasell's Americas businesses and operations.
Early in his career, he also served as CFO of a startup technology company.
Mr. de Jong has a master of science degree in economics from Erasmus University and is a Certified Public Accountant in The Netherlands.