PPG has appointed Vincent Robin as VP, world automotive coatings, helpful 1 November, 2021.

Robin, who at present serves as president, Asia Pacific area and VP, automotive coatings, Asia, will keep on to report to PPG EVP, Rebecca Liebert and will sign up for the company’s functioning committee.

“Vincent’s deep knowledge of the world automotive sector, working experience in substantial-growth markets and verified management abilities will be a must have for PPG’s automotive coatings organization,” said Liebert.

“PPG continues to be fully commited to producing modern, sustainable options that progress the upcoming of mobility and help our automotive shoppers to speed up the rollout of electrical autos.

“With his many years of working experience in the automotive sector, Vincent understands first-hand the great importance of partnering with shoppers to fulfill their evolving needs.”

Robin will be responsible for leading the world automotive coatings organization by way of the development of a growth-focused professional tactic. He will also guide the world rollout and execution tactic for PPG’s automotive mobility initiatives, which emphasis on the development of a pipeline aimed at electrical, autonomous, connected and shared autos.

Robin started his occupation with PPG in 1987 and moved by way of positions of raising responsibility in the automotive organization. He relocated to Shanghai in 2010 as VP, automotive coatings, Asia Pacific and was instrumental in rising and strengthening the organization in the area.

In 2019, Robin expanded his tasks to include oversight of all capabilities in the Asia Pacific area as president, Asia Pacific.