ST. LOUIS—Solutia, the chemicals company, has named Paul Berra III as vice president of government affairs and communications. He is responsible for the company’s government affairs, public relations, community relations and internal communications programs on a global scale and reports to Jeffry N. Quinn, chairman, president and CEO of Solutia. He will also serve as a member of Solutia’s executive leadership team.
Previously Berra served in the dual capacity of assistant general counsel and director of government affairs for Solutia. Prior to joining the company in 2003, he held positions at Premcor and Lewis Rice & Fingerish,
Solutia is a leader in performance films for laminated safety glass and after-market applications; process development and scale-up services for pharmaceutical fine chemicals; specialties such as water treatment chemicals, heat transfer fluids and aviation hydraulic fluid; and an integrated family of nylon products including high-performance polymers and fibers.