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Solvay appoints Carmelo Lo Faro as Head of Composite Materials

News International-French

16 Feb 2017

Solvay has appointed Carmelo Lo Faro as President of the Composite Materials Global Business Unit, succeeding Bill Wood who will retire following the successful integration of Cytec. 

Solvay appoints Carmelo Lo Faro as Head of Composite Materials
Carmelo Lo Faro brings almost 20 years of experience with the Composite Materials business. His experience spans research and innovation, strategy, business development as well as management in both the aerospace and the industrial business segments. Carmelo joined Solvay following the acquisition of Cytec in December 2015, leading the Industrial Business Line and Strategy and Business Development at Composite Materials.

He was Chief Technology Officer and a member of the Executive Leadership Team of Cytec. He has a PhD in Material Science from Catania University, Italy and an MBA from Arizona State University in the United States. 

Carmelo Lo Faro will take on his new position on April 1.

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