April 10, 2019 – We are pleased to announce that Michael Odeh has accepted the role of Plant Manager at CPI/Lubrizol. In his role, Michael will be accountable for directing and overseeing CPI’s manufacturing and inventories, as well as promoting awareness of compliance with OSHA and EHS&S standards. In addition, he will be responsible for budgetary elements, site security, facility management, acquisition leadership, global inventory management, special project management and new product development enabling CPI to obtain growth while maintaining a strategic focus.
Prior to joining Lubrizol, Michael worked in roles as Plant Engineer with Sika Group, Plant Manager at Fresenius Manufacturing, Operations Manager at Durez Corporation, Plant Manager at UCPA, and most recently as Plant Manager at Sun Chemical in Toledo, Ohio. Michael received his BS in Chemical Engineering from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He has had continuous training in TAP ROOT (Root Cause Analysis), Kepner Tregoe, Lean Manufacturing, Emergency Response, and Incident Command among others. We welcome Michael to CPI!