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Momentive Announces Holger Albrecht Named Business Unit Leader for Global Silicone Elastomers


WATERFORD, N.Y. (October 12, 2016) – Momentive Performance Materials, Inc.  ("Momentive") announces that Holger Albrecht has been named the Business Unit (BU) Leader for its global Silicone Elastomers Business. 

Albrecht brings nearly 30 years of experience in the silicones industry.  He joined Bayer AG in Leverkusen / Germany in 1987 in a marketing assignment and moved in 1989 to Bayer Silicones.  There, he held different roles in sales and marketing.  Due to his strong technical knowledge and his customer commitment he was asked to build and lead the Asia Pacific Technical Service Center for Bayer Silicones in Singapore.  Upon his return from Asia in 1998, he worked in several positions in marketing, product management and BU leadership for Bayer Silicones, GE-Bayer Silicones and now Momentive.

As a strong advocate of product research and application development as a catalyst for growth, Albrecht will attend the upcoming K 2016, where Momentive will feature live demonstrations of Silopren* LSR liquid silicone rubber molding, in cooperation with industry partners.  K 2016 takes place October 19-26 in Düsseldorf, Germany.  Visit booth B15 in Hall 6 to learn more about the complete portfolio of Momentive Silopren LSR liquid silicone rubber and other silicone elastomer solutions.

About Momentive

Momentive Performance Materials Inc. is a global leader in silicones and advanced materials, with a 75-year heritage of being first to market with performance applications for major industries that support and improve everyday life.  The Company delivers science-based solutions by linking custom technology platforms to opportunities for customers.  Momentive Performance Materials Inc. is an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of MPM Holdings Inc.  Additional information about Momentive and its products is available at

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*Silopren is a trademark of Momentive Performance Materials Inc.