Purolite Life Sciences Expands Sales Force in USA—Fred Ghanem Becomes North American Business Manager

Wales, U.K. – October 3, 2016

Purolite Life Sciences is pleased to announced that Mr. Fred Ghanem has accepted a role at Purolite as North American Business Manager. He will cover the United States and Canada.

Fred’s extensive experience in ion exchange resins, adsorbents, chromatography, catalysis and purification and small- and large-molecule separation makes him an exceptional addition to our Life Sciences team. Fred will be responsible for introducing new and existing chromatographic separation resins (both agarose and synthetic), enzyme carrier resins, immobilized enzymes, ion exchange and adsorbent products into the North American market.
 
Fred has a Master of Science (MSc), Chemical Engineering and bioprocessing from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. He started his career in the R&D labs of Nestlé and Regeneron Pharmaceutical before becoming the Laboratory Manager for the ion exchange division of Mitsubishi Chemical. Several years later, Fred transitioned to a sales role for ion exchange resins in the pharmaceutical industry. Fred also worked at Johnson Matthey, offering chemical- and bio-based catalysts to the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and agrochemical industry. Most recently, Fred worked at ITOCHU Chemicals America, Inc.
 
Fred notes, “I have worked in almost every industry—including chemical, fine chemical, food, pharmaceutical and water treatment. In addition to my commercial knowledge, I have a passion for understanding customer processes.” Then adds, “This enables me to give customers immediate technical support, maximizing the efficiency of my visits and discussions. I am very excited to contribute my extensive technical and industry expertise to the Purolite team.”
 
We welcome Fred to the Purolite team!
 
Contact Information
Fred Ghanem
North American Business Manager – Purolite Life Sciences
fred.ghanem@purolite.com
+ 1-856-397-0939
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