Encina Development Group
Encina appoints Dave Roesser, Ph.D. as CEO.
Dr. Roesser brings strong leadership and extensive expertise in leading diverse, global businesses and high-performance teams. Previously at Cargill, the largest private company in the U.S., he was promoted seven times to greater responsibilities and leadership roles, spanning from North America to global operations, from leading high-growth businesses to transforming a struggling sector. Most recently, he served as Cargill’s global category lead in performance chemicals, heading the $1 billion international division and driving both revenue and profit growth.
“We’re thrilled that Dr. Roesser will lead our company, and our entire team is excited to work with him as we embark on Encina’s next phase of growth,” said David Schwedel, Executive Director of Encina. “Dr. Roesser has demonstrated his ability to manage, build, and consistently grow successful businesses throughout his career. He is the best person to lead Encina into the future.”
“It’s an exciting time to join Encina, which is at the forefront of delivering circular chemical solutions globally,” said Dr. Roesser. “I am truly honored to lead Encina’s exceptional team. Together, we will provide high-quality products for our customers, and drive exceptional growth opportunities for shareholders.”
Dr. Roesser holds a BS in Chemistry from the College of William and Mary and a Ph.D. in Polymer Science and Plastics Engineering from University of Massachusetts, Lowell.