Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) Chairman David Harvey Announces Retirement. President and CEO Jai Nagarkatti Elected Chairman.
Dr. Harvey joined the Company in 1974 and has served in a number of roles. He began his career with the Company as the senior executive in charge of European operations, served as President of Aldrich Chemical and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Sigma-Aldrich before being elected as President of the Company from 1995 to 2004, as Chief Executive Officer from 1999 to 2005 and as Chairman since 2001. He has been a Director of the Company since 1981.
In his years of leadership, Dr. Harvey guided the Company through many years of consistent growth in sales and earnings, driving chemical sales from
Dr. Nagarkatti joined the Company in 1976 and held roles in R&D, production, operations and sales before being elected President and Chief Operating Officer in 2004. He became Chief Executive Officer in 2006 and has served as a Director of the Company since 2005.
Mr. Toan is the former Chairman of Express Scripts, Inc. and has been a Director of Sigma-Aldrich since 2001.
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