Nexeo Plastics Appoints Michelle Boven as New Vice President and General Manager for Commodities and Packaging Division


The Woodlands, Texas, January 3, 2024 - Nexeo Plastics announced that Michelle Boven has joined the company as Vice President and General Manager, Commodities and Packaging. With this strategic hire, Nexeo Plastics continues to strengthen its leadership team and position itself for continued growth and success in the dynamic plastics distribution industry.

Ms. Boven brings a wealth of industry knowledge and experience to Nexeo Plastics.  With more than 25 years of proven leadership in the market, she has a demonstrated track record of developing a growth strategy to capitalize on changing market dynamics, specifically in flexible and rigid packaging applications.  Ms. Boven has held key leadership roles at Dow, Inc., ranging from business development leader to polyethylene product director, to North America excellence leader, and her most recent role of Commercial Director, North America.

In her new role at Nexeo Plastics, Ms. Boven will be responsible for the Commodities and Packaging Division. She will collaborate closely with the current leadership team to drive the company’s vision and help shape the future of plastics distribution, including the execution of standard operating plans designed to deliver financial goals, build cross-functional processes and improvements.

“We are thrilled to welcome Michelle to the Nexeo Plastics family,” said Paul Tayler, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nexeo Plastics, LLC.  “Her extensive industry knowledge, leadership skills, and passion for innovation make her the ideal candidate to lead our Commodities and Packaging Division.  We believe that her vision and experience will help us continue to deliver outstanding products and services to our customers and suppliers, while driving growth in this vital sector of our business.”

“I am honored to join Nexeo Plastics at this exciting time.  The company’s commitment to delivering high-quality plastics solutions, combined with its strong customer focus, is truly impressive.  I look forward to leading the Commodities and Packaging Division in pursuit of our growth ambitions and to ensure we continue to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers and suppliers.”

About Nexeo Plastics:

Nexeo Plastics is a leading global thermoplastic resins distributor, representing quality products from world-class suppliers and serving a diverse customer base across North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.  From material selection assistance to identifying supply chain and inventory solutions, we go beyond traditional logistics to provide value-added services across many industries, including automotive, healthcare, packaging, wire and cable, 3D printing and more.  Learn more at Nexeo Plastics | Global Plastic Resin Distributors.

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