Boo Ching (BC) Chong is president – DuPont Titanium Technologies. He joined DuPont in 1989 in Singapore as operations manager for DuPont Engineering Polymers.
Since joining DuPont, Mr. Chong has held a variety of leadership positions in operations, planning, business development, sales and marketing, and business management.
In his initial role, he started up the Engineering Polymers Singapore compounding plant and managed that facility. He then became the planning and business development manager for DuPont in the ASEAN region. Between 1992 and 2000 he held various Engineering Polymers account management, marketing and business management positions in Asia Pacific.
From 2001 to 2003 he was global business director for Delrin® polyacetal and Asia Pacific regional director for Engineering Polymers before assuming the additional role of managing director for DuPont in Singapore. From 2004 to 2007 he was global business director – DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers, Ethylene Copolymers.
Mr. Chong was named vice president and general manager – DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers in June 2007. In July 2008 he was named vice president and general manager of DuPont Automotive OEM Coatings. In October 2009 he was named vice president – DuPont Performance Coatings, Asia Pacific. He was named to his current position in January 2011.
Mr. Chong graduated from the National University of Singapore with a degree in Chemical Engineering and received an MBA from the Cranfield Institute of Technology in the United Kingdom.