Revolutionizing The Way You Do Business

WE'RE HERE TO HELP YOU ANSWER THE CHALLENGES OF TODAY AND TOMORROW

We want to put our passion and curiosity to work for you. We approach every challenge with a fresh perspective—and that’s how we’ve become the leader in the marketing, sales, and distribution of specialty and fine chemicals.

We believe that success is achieved through true partnerships with suppliers and customers. That’s why our team works as an extension of your team—focused on success we achieve together. We can help you uncover new opportunities—and give you market intelligence on the chemical industry that keeps you ahead of changing conditions.

Genuine
Partnership

We strive to understand your unique business to create a true partnership. Our dedicated product and industry experts help you identify new approaches.

Our focus on product lines means that we promote your chemistry.

Our broad market reach, deep expertise with specialty and fine chemicals, and extensive customer knowledge give you strategic insight.

Our commitment to strong partnerships ensures that we stay aligned to your evolving business needs.

Our long-standing relationships with top manufacturers in the chemical industry give you a competitive edge. We provide information and insight straight from the source.

Our innovative business model provides access, visibility and control throughout the sales process—so you save time and money.

Business
Agility

Our technology and market intelligence help give you a competitive edge. In a marketplace that’s constantly shifting, we give you the insight and agility to avoid disruptions and capitalize quickly on new opportunities.

Our real-time market insight and unmatched customer support systems help you make smarter, faster decisions—so you can act, not just react.

Our custom-designed solutions and commitment to continuous improvement create efficiencies throughout the value chain—from operations to sales to customer support.

Our online platform provides you with 24/7 business insight.

Our sales and support technology is fast and smart—with versatile ordering and delivery options, automated confirmations, and tracking.

Our best in class analytics ensure that you have the right products in the right place at the right time.

Our insight and reach into regional and global chemical markets—from raw materials to end applications—allows you to adapt quickly to changing conditions.

Fresh
Perspective

Passionate, curious, and motivated—that's how our partners describe our team. We approach your business with energy and a creative outlook.

Our people are our difference—a difference that you’ll see in every interaction.

Our team is always available, and works as an extension of your sales force—increasing your productivity and effectiveness.

Our emphasis on talent results in a team with strong science, business, and engineering acumen.

Our dedicated team works closely with you, and we’re always available. We provide both broad industry perspective and specialized knowledge on your market and industry segment.

Our emphasis on talent results in a team with strong science, business, and engineering acumen.

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EMEA +31.43.711.0100
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Our Leadership

Innovation Is In Our DNA

We founded ChemPoint in 1999 to be a catalyst for change in the chemical industry, bringing together the smartest ideas and best practices from diverse backgrounds.

Gerald Briand

VICE PRESIDENT

Gerald Briand

VICE PRESIDENT

Gerald began his career in 1980 with Bate Chemical and through acquisition came to Univar when the company operated as Van Waters & Rogers. He has held positions escalating in responsibility in quality control, operations, purchasing, sales, and was promoted to General Sales Manager, General Manager and in January 2011 Vice President, Sales & Marketing for Canada. In January 2016 Gerald was promoted to Global Vice President for ChemPoint.

Business Administration, Seneca and George Brown College

Cheryl Winter

VICE PRESIDENT, HUMAN RESOURCES

Cheryl Winter

VICE PRESIDENT, HUMAN RESOURCES

Cheryl joined ChemPoint in 2010, with a focus on branding ChemPoint as a preferred employer. She came to ChemPoint from the Compass Service Group, which she helped position in the contract and hospitality industry. She enjoys working with organizations that both value talent and foster workplace cultures that attract the best people.

BS, Human Resources Management, George Fox University

Jeff Trimble

DIRECTOR, TECHNOLOGY

Jeff Trimble

DIRECTOR, TECHNOLOGY

Jeff has progressed through several roles at ChemPoint, developing marketing processes and leveraging his insights from sales, product, and marketing management to inform the evolution of operations and technology initiatives. He brings 20 years of experience in the chemical-related industry.

BS, Economics, University of Puget Sound

Ali Amin-Javaheri

DIRECTOR, MARKETING

Ali Amin-Javaheri

DIRECTOR, MARKETING

Ali joined ChemPoint in 2002 and previously led the Technology team, which includes software development, infrastructure and innovation.  In this role, he led the design and development for our custom business applications.  Prior to that, he held several marketing roles within various business teams. He took his current role in November, 2012.

BA, Information Systems, University of Washington
MBA, Kellogg School of Management

Rick Hoener

Director, Sales

Rick Hoener

Director, Sales

Rick joined ChemPoint in 2001 as a Market Developer on our Chemical Formulating team. Rick has served varying roles and industries within Marketing over the past 15+ years. His involvement in product management, marketing management, sales and business unit leadership have been instrumental. In July 2015 Rick was promoted to the position of Director of Sales, North America. His prior experience was in R&D in the Biotech industry.

BS, Chemistry, University of Washington

Dave Presley

Director, Operations and Supply Chain

Dave Presley

Director, Operations and Supply Chain

Dave joined ChemPoint to lead operations in January 2013 and his responsibilities include all logistics, supply chain and customer service functions. Dave’s background includes leadership positions at FedEx, APL Logistics, and REI.

BS, IT/Manufacturing Engineering, Tennessee Technological University