Douglas Tough to chairman, c.e.o. and I.F.F.
February 17, 2010
NEW YORK — Douglas D. Tough has been named chairman and chief executive officer of International Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. Mr. Tough was previously the non-executive chairman.
He has been on the board of I.F.F. since October 2008 and was previously c.e.o. of Ansell Ltd., an Australian-based company.
“As I begin my journey as chairman and chief executive officer of International Flavors & Fragrances, I am excited to lead our organization into the next decade and leverage the enormous opportunities that exist for such a dynamic company,” Mr. Tough said. “Throughout its long history, I.F.F.’s strong credentials across a range of critical factors have provided the company with a winning heritage. Going forward, I will look to work with the talented team to create an even brighter future for I.F.F. and all its constituents.”