GrafTech International, a manufacturer of high quality synthetic and natural graphite and carbon based products, has announced that Mark Widmar, acting chief financial officer (CFO) and president of the engineered solutions segment, has decided to leave GrafTech to pursue another career opportunity.
GrafTech had already begun a search for a new CFO. Craig Shular, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO), who was GrafTech’s CFO prior to becoming CEO, will be acting CFO in the interim.
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