PPG Retail EMEA
- R&D Laboratory Manager
2011 - maintenant
International Paint Ltd -Akzo Nobel
- Senior Development Technologist
2008 - 2011
Run and developed projects such as:
-Development of high solid epoxy primer for winter application.
-Development of foul release coating for a specific application.
-Development of a repair application.
Worked as well on:
-Value Engineering (raw material approval)
- Domestication of epoxy primer
-other scoping work
My duty involves: raw materials screening, formulation, design experiments, analyse data, testing, communicate results to Marketing department, customers, test patches and batch supervision.
-Since January 2009: one tecnhician
-Since March 2008: one Laboratory Assistant.
International Paint Akzo Nobel
- Development Technologist
2005 - 2008
Worked on several projects such as:
-Domestication of alkyd primers onto EMEA raw materials
-Development of Epoxy primers
-Screening work for foul release coating application
Akzo Nobel Aerospace Coatings- Holland
- Chemistry engineer Intern
2005 - 2005
I was working for 6 months on the formulation of Solar Heat Reflectance coating and improvement of paint storage stability (raw material screening, paint evaluation...)
Bostik Inc -Wauwatosa-USA
- Polymer specialist intern
2003 - 2004
Formulation of a “skin” for adhesive and value Engineering:
Raw Materials Screening- Adhesive Formulation- Testing according to technical requirement