Biederman comes to NYCOA with 27 years of chemical industry business
management experience, most recently at INVISTA, a subsidiary of Koch
Industries, and before that at the DuPont Company.
“NYCOA’s competitive advantages are its strong customer relationships,
its outstanding innovation capability, and an experienced employee
base,” said Biederman. “Our primary focus will be to maximize those
competitive advantages to help our customers grow their businesses and,
in turn, sustain the growth of our company.”
Biederman joined DuPont in 1980 and held a number of positions,
primarily in the company’s flagship Fibers and Intermediates
Department. He became vice president for specialty intermediates at
INVISTA in 2004, when Koch Industries purchased DuPont’s fibers and
intermediates business. Biederman is a graduate of Cornell University
and holds a Master of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the
University of Connecticut.