Eva O’Keefe to join Ribelin West Team
It is with great pleasure and excitement that we announce that Eva O’Keefe is joining Ribelin and Azelis Americas, effective Sept. 1, 2018. Eva will be taking on the role of VP Strategic Accounts / LATAM.
She will join the Ribelin team in the west, reporting to Jordan Muller, General Manager of Ribelin and be responsible for Behr. Eva has a strong relationship with Behr and has been managing this key customer for 20+ years. Eva will also lead our strategy in LATAM and have responsibility for our M&A activity in that region. In that capacity, she will report directly to Frank Bergonzi, CEO and President, Azelis Americas.
Eva joins us from Horn/IMCD, where she was VP Strategic Accounts. Prior to that, Eva spent 5 years as Sales Manager for the former PT Hutchins, as well as with Dow as LATAM sales manager. She began her career with Arch Chemicals.
Eva graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering from University of Florida. She has an MBA from Pepperdine Graziadio Business School. She is an active volunteer for the March of Dimes and other charitable organizations, and has served as President and VP for the Los Angeles Society for Coatings Technology. She is fluent in Spanish and proficient in Portuguese.
Eva resides in San Clemente, CA with her husband Sean and two children.
Please join us in welcoming Eva to the Azelis Americas family.