Franck Derangère has been appointed General Manager Ionbond France SAS, effective as of 1 May 2013. He takes over the responsibilities for Ionbond France SAS operation management from Jeff Ostman, who has recently been promoted to Regional Managing Director Europe 1.
Franck Derangère has been part of the Ionbond Group since 2005 when Ionbond acquired ICC, which Franck had joined in 1994. He played a key role in the development of the DLC coating technology, which is mainly applied in the motorsports, medical and general mechanical component industry. Franck will continue to manage the Ionbond coating center in Le Mee, near Paris.