In May 2014, after Stahl’s acquisition of Clariant’s Leather Services Business, Jacques Potier was appointed Group Director Procurement. His work involves improving the procurement effectiveness and contributing to the financial wellness of Stahl. Jacques joined Stahl in 2007 as Group Director of Colors & Tanning Products and Procurement. In 2008, he became the Group Director of the Wet-End Division. Before joining Stahl, he worked 10 years as Procurement Director for the total Group and as General Manager Central & East Europe for British VITA plc.. He has held various global positions at British Vita plc., Wacker Chemie and Scona France. Jacques holds a Master degree in Chemistry from the University of Paris-Orsay, France.