Everlam, a manufacturer of polyvinyl butyral (PVB) film for laminated architectural glass, appointed Laurent Verhelst financial director.

Laurent Verhelst

He will report to CEO Harald Hamer and succeed Ilse Tielemans, who remains on the company’s financial team.

Verhelst joined Everlam from Stanley Black & Decker, where he worked for 17 years in various financial positions. Prior to that, He worked at Dow Chemical and Parisbas.

“Laurent brings a wealth of international experience gained in top notch global companies and I am delighted that we could attract a financial expert of such caliber,” says Hammer. “Good finance is an essential cornerstone to our ambitious growth plans on the laminated architectural safety glass market worldwide. I trust Laurent to strengthen our solid financial foundation and develop close collaboration with our commercial team.”