Executive Vice President, Organometallics Specialties & Support Services Alan M. Swiech is executive vice president, Organometallics Specialties and support services, with responsibility for Human Resources, Corporate Communications, Strategic Project Management, and Information Technology, as well as for the Chemtura Organometallics business. Mr. Swiech joined Chemtura in April 2006 as vice president of human resources for supply chain operations. Previously he was vice president of administration for Akebono Corporation (North America), responsible for the HR, information systems, legal, public relations, environmental health and safety, purchasing and customer service functions in North America. He also headed a $200 million joint venture for Akebono. Before that he served as HR vice president for Cambridge Industries Inc., a privately held supplier to the automotive industry. His experience also includes positions of increasing responsibility with United Technologies Corporation, including senior leadership positions in industrial and employee relations. Mr. Swiech received his Bachelor of Science in business administration from the State University of New York in Buffalo and his Master of Science in human resources management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York.