About Quaker HoughtonTM

We are the global leader in 

industrial process fluids

, continually improving and innovating so the world’s 

steel

aluminum

automotive

aircraft

machinery

 and 

industrial parts manufacturers

 can stay ahead in a changing world. Our 

chemists

engineers

 and 

industry experts

 partner with our customers to continually improve their operations so they can run even more 

efficiently

, even more effectively, whatever comes next.
Company Overview
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We are proud to serve the following industries: 

Quaker Houghton Metal Product Line Non-Ferrous Steel Aluminum

METALS

Non-Ferrous

Steel

Quaker Houghton Met

METALWORKING

Aerospace & Defense

Industrial

Transportation – Components

Transportation – OEM

Tube & Pipe

Quaker Houghton Industrial Product Lines

SPECIALTY

Can

Energy

Greases

Metal Finishing

Mining

Specialty Coatings

Quaker HoughtonTM Leadership

Michael Barry
Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President

Michael F. Barry joined the Company in 1998. Mr. Barry was elected as Chairman of the Board in May 2009, in addition to his current position as Chief Executive Officer and President which he has held since October 2008. He first became a member of the Board in October 2008. Prior to this position, he was the Company’s Senior Vice President and Managing Director – North America, beginning January 2006. In that role, he was responsible for all aspects of the steel and metalworking/coatings businesses throughout North America, including two subsidiaries, AC Products, Inc. and Epmar Corporation.

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Click the image below to see each executive’s biography:

Joseph Berquist
Senior Vice President,
Global Businesses,
Chief Strategy Officer

Jeewat Bijlani
Senior Vice President,
Managing Director – Americas

Mary Dean Hall
Senior Vice President,
Chief Financial Officer,
Treasurer

Kym Johnson
Senior Vice President,
Global Human Resources,
Chief Human Resources Officer

Dieter Laininger
Senior Vice President,
Managing Director – Asia Pacific

Wilbert Platzer
Senior Vice President,
Global Operations,
Environmental Health & Safety
Procurement

Dr. Dave Slinkman
Senior Vice President,
Chief Technology Officer

Adrian Steeples
Senior Vice President,
Managing Director – EMEA

Robert T. Traub
Senior Vice President,
General Counsel,
Corporate Secretary