Chairman, CEO and Chairman of Executive Committee
Mr. Charles W. Shaver serves as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. With over 35 years of leadership roles in the global petrochemical, oil and gas industry, he was most recently the Chief Executive Officer and President of the TPC Group from 2004 to April 2011. Prior to joining Axalta, Mr. Shaver served as an operating executive for Golden Gate Capital and The Carlyle Group. Mr. Shaver also served as Vice President and General Manager for General Chemical, a division of Gentek, from 2001 through 2004 and as a Vice President and General Manager for Arch Chemicals from 1999 through 2001. Mr. Shaver began his career with The Dow Chemical Company serving in a series of operational, engineering and business positions from 1980 through 1996. He has an extensive background of leadership roles in a variety of industry organizations, including serving as Chairman of the American Coatings Association Board of Directors and Executive Committee and serving on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the American Chemistry Council, the American Chemistry Council Finance Committee and the National Petrochemical and Refiners Association Board and Executive Committee. Mr. Shaver currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors for U.S. Silica, a position he has held since 2012, and formerly served on the Board of Directors of Taminco, Inc. from 2012 through 2014
Age: 57 Chairman Since 2013Shaver earned his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University.