Diversey has appointed Henrique Andrews to the position of vice president, corporate development. In his new role, Andrews will lead Diversey’s mergers and acquisitions programme, and brings extensive experience of M&A transactions, corporate development, and strategic planning and will spearhead Diversey’s ambitious acquisition plans.
Diversey recently acquired Twister, manufacturer of diamond floor pads for floor care, and is currently finalising the due diligence required to complete the intended acquisition of Zenith in the UK.
Previously, Andrews served as group corporate development director for Johnson Matthey Plc, a FSTE 100 company, where he was responsible for acquisition, disposal and joint venture activities, as well as M&A strategy and deal origination. Prior to that role, he worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in London.
“We are pleased to welcome Henrique Andrews to Diversey,” said Dr. Ilham Kadri, president and CEO of Diversey. “He brings a wealth of experience to help us develop and execute strategic plans to achieve our growth through acquisitions and corporate development.”