Mr. Breunig is currently a consultant for private equity. He was formerly Executive Vice President, Chemicals at Axiall Corporation. Joe joined Axiall Corporation, formerly Georgia Gulf Corporation, in 2010, after 24 years at BASF Corporation. At BASF, he was executive vice president and chief operating officer, BASF Corporation, and president, Market and Business Development, North America, BASF SE, from 2005 to 2010. Mr. Breunig joined BASF in 1986 as a process engineer and attained positions of increasing responsibility, including, Global Marketing director, Fiber Products Division, from 1998 to 2000; director, Global Technology, Functional Polymers from 2000 to 2001; and group vice president, Functional Polymers from 2001 to 2005.
Mr. Breunig holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering and an M.B.A, from the University of Pittsburgh. Director of Minerals Technologies Inc. since November 2014.