Future Materials Group (FMG), a strategic advisory firm for the advanced materials sector, has appointed Peter George as a Senior Consultant. He brings more than 20 years of experience in the speciality chemicals and advanced materials sectors, where he has held senior executive roles and directorships with both major corporates and smaller innovation-led firms.
David Schofield, Managing Director of FMG, welcomes Peter George to the organisation: "Adding Peter to our senior team gives us exceptional expertise, especially in commercial and strategic business development, globally, at board level. Additionally, Peter's knowledge of the speciality chemicals marketplace complements FMG's advanced materials focus."
Prior to taking this position with FMG, Peter George was the strategic marketing director for Scigrip Adhesives and a director at FORMAX. He was previously with Ciba & Huntsman Advanced Materials as sales manager for the EMEA region, before moving to Gurit with responsibilities for corporate development and global marketing.
Commenting on his new appointment, Peter George says: "I enjoy successfully managing and advising multinational teams on strategy, investment, IP and marketing in a wide variety of advanced materials sectors and countries. These skills and experience are a great fit for Future Materials Group, and I look forward to working with their fast-growing customer base, and their highly experienced team."
Peter George has an MBA from the Open University, as well as an MA in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge, where he specialised in materials science.