W. Rand Mendez is Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Paper PCC.
Mr. Mendez joined Minerals Technologies Inc. in July 2015 from E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co., where he held a variety of operational and product leadership positions across a number of businesses.
Mr. Mendez joined DuPont in 1982 and assumed positions of increasing responsibility. In 1996, he was appointed Global Business Manager, DuPont Specialty Chemicals. He was subsequently named Sales and Marketing Director, DuPont Surfaces; Business Director, DuPont Safety Resources; and in 2008, Corporate Marketing Director, DuPont Corporate Marketing & Sales.
Mr. Mendez holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s of Business Administration, both from Duke University.