0n April 3 2013 Duncan Taylor was appointed Chief Financial Officer of the newly created company allnex, formerly the Coating Resins Division of Cytec Industries Inc.
Duncan was previously the Controller of the Cytec Specialty Chemicals as of April 2010. This business segment, with revenue of 2 billion USD, included the Coating Resins, In Process Separation and Additive Technologies businesses. Prior to this, Duncan held the position of Controller of the Coating Resins business. Overall he has 29 years of experience in the chemical industry, holding financial positions of increasing responsibility in Monsanto, Solutia and UCB. Duncan has held a number of subsidiary appointments as Director.
Duncan is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants in the UK and has a Diploma in Business Studies from the University of Humberside.
Duncan is a member of the Board of Management of the Daicel-allnex Joint Venture in Japan and of Entis Joint Venture in South Korea. He is also a member of allnex Advisory Committee since April 2013.