Palmer Holland has announced that its board of directors appointed Vincent S. Misiti as chief executive officer. He assumed day-to-day leadership of the company’s operations on January 16.

Misiti has more than 34 years of experience in the chemical industry, most recently serving as vice president in the Life Sciences business unit of Lubrizol Advanced Materials.

During his 28-year tenure at The Lubrizol Corporation, Misiti held numerous roles in several of the company’s growth businesses, leading the development and implementation of sales and marketing strategies and launching new products.