Eddie is Irish, and born and raised in Dublin.
Graduated with a degree in Mechanical engineering, and subsequently went to work for Unifi Inc. a US textile company based in Greensboro North Carolina, for 31 years.
In May 2018, Eddie joined Indorama Ventures as the CEO of Wellman International, based in Ireland, to build on the sustainable heritage of IVL’s subsidiary.
Eddie is very focused on growing the business in Europe and since joining, Wellman International has acquired another recycling facility in France, Sorepla Industries
In addition, Eddie is a member of IVL’s Global Sustainability, and Marketing teams, utilizing his extensive experience to both areas to help grow shareholder value.
Wellman International is a leader in Europe in both recycled polyester fibre production and PET bottle washing with 90 KT and 100 KT respectively of annual capacity.