The International Rubber Study Group, IRSG is pleased to introduce the incoming Secretary-General, Mr Salvatore Pinizzotto. Mr Pinizzotto will officially take up the post of Secretary General on 1 January 2017 at the end of the tenure of Dr Stephen Evans.
Mr Pinizzotto has vast experience in the commodities market having worked for three decades in the metals and non-ferrous metals industry. His career has a strong international dimension with expertise in market research and analysis of environmental and economic trends on a regional and global basis.
Mr Salvatore Pinizzotto has a degree in Economics and a Master in Business Administration. His strength and expertise in the metals industry will help bring new perspectives to the global rubber industry. Having vast experience functioning across the economic sectors with multinationals, Intergovernmental Organisations and Governments, Mr Pinizzotto carries along with him strong and all-encompassing interpersonal skills and an entrepreneurial attitude that will identify opportunities and strategic approaches in these challenging times.
With his extensive years in leadership positions, Mr Salvatore Pinizzotto will have the opportunity to relate and transform both the natural rubber growing industry as well as the synthetic rubber industry.