Neste appoints Jeremy Baines President of Neste US
Jeremy Baines has been appointed as President of Neste US as of 1 September 2019. In his role, he is responsible for supporting and aligning regional business strategies to deliver the strategic growth targets, and he acts as Neste’s primary representative for the external community in the US.
“The US presents important opportunities for our growth strategy and we want to strengthen our position in the country. I am very happy to appoint Jeremy Baines to lead the fast growing US organisation and to further accelerate our strategy implementation in the market,” says Neste’s President and CEO Peter Vanacker.
“Neste MY Renewable Diesel is already helping states like California and Oregon to reduce their transportation related CO2 emissions and we have also started collaboration and partnerships to drive sustainable aviation in the country. It makes me proud to be enabling a more sustainable future and together with the high performing team, we will take the Neste business in the US to a new level,” comments Jeremy Baines, President of Neste US.
Neste in brief
Neste (NESTE, Nasdaq Helsinki) creates sustainable solutions for transport, business, and consumer needs. Our wide range of renewable products enable our customers to reduce climate emissions. We are the world’s largest producer of renewable diesel refined from waste and residues, introducing renewable solutions also to the aviation and plastics industries. We are also a technologically advanced refiner of high-quality oil products. We want to be a reliable partner with widely valued expertise, research, and sustainable operations. In 2018, Neste’s revenue stood at EUR 14.9 billion. In 2019, Neste placed 3rd on the Global 100 list of the most sustainable companies in the world. Read more: neste.com