Scott Bader has appointed Paul Smith as its non-executive chairman. Scott Bader’s current executive chairman, Kevin Matthews, will remain as CEO of Scott Bader.

‘I am excited to join a strong and forward-looking management team, and look forward to making a material contribution to its future growth and success,’ said Smith.

Smith is currently executive chairman of Duranta Energy Limited, a food waste to biogas plant in the UK and has over 45 years’ experience in chemistry-based businesses.

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