Posted February 25, 2019

Saint-Gobain names new North America CEO

Saint-Gobain has appointed Mark Rayfield as chief executive officer of Saint-Gobain North America.

Mark RayfieldRayfield will continue to serve as CEO of CertainTeed, Saint-Gobain’s manufacturer of building materials for commercial and residential construction.

“Saint-Gobain’s more than 350-year legacy is rooted in our ability as a company to evolve to meet customers’ changing needs, providing them with the innovative solutions they need today and anticipating their needs tomorrow,” said Benoit Bazin, chief operating officer, Saint-Gobain. “As we shift our business efforts to better respond to the changing marketplace, we’re confident that Mark will tap into his long history with the company and marked success in business operations to lead the growth of Saint-Gobain North America.”

Rayfield succeeds Tom Kinisky, who now takes on the role of chairman of Saint-Gobain in North America and chief innovation officer globally for the company.