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Green Chemistry

Industry Overview:

The general public and many markets are intrigued by this field’s promise of more natural materials, energy efficiency and environmental benefits and lower costs. But many challenges must be overcome; science and technology can combine to reinvent products and reduce water and energy use.

The search for new processes requires not just education and experience but also bold thinking to stop waste at the source, design safer chemicals and products, and develop processes that maximize the use of raw materials while reducing or eliminating laboratory chemicals. In addition, the most valuable employees will be able to develop credibility, work well with a variety of people and produce a record of cost-savings.

Ropella has been involved in science, technology and related fields since 1987. We have a proven process for quickly finding the best hire for a company’s special goals. Let us put it to work for you.

Common Applications:
  • “Click” chemistry
  • Atom economy
  • Supercritical carbon dioxide
  • Aqueous hydrogen peroxide
  • Asymmetric synthesis – hydrogen
  • Bioengineering
  • Catalytic reagents
  • Chemical yield
  • Nanotechnology
  • Green chemistry metrics
  • Green intermediates
  • Green computing
  • Sustainable engineering
  • Source reduction
  • Renewable materials
  • Recycling, reuse, disposal
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With over 25 years as a top chemical industry recruitment agency, Ropella is well-versed in the challenges companies face in their search to find highly qualified professionals. As talent acquisition specialists, we excel at attracting, recruiting and building relationships with potential candidates. Our executive search consultants stay abreast of current industry trends making Ropella a knowledgeable, efficient and effective partner for recruiting top chemical talent.

A proven executive search firm, Ropella is dedicated to helping companies gain a competitive advantage by providing customized and strategic talent solutions. We leverage our industry expertise, proprietary smart search system and global network to deliver exceptional results quickly for even the most challenging searches. Successful industry leaders count on Ropella to find the right talent to drive their business forward.


The typical positions, roles and/or functions our search consultants serve include:

Sales (such as; new business development, key account management, technical service, customer service, branch, district, region, national, global in scope).
Marketing (such as market research, market analyst, consumer research, public relations, social media, communications, product management).
Manufacturing (such as operations, production, engineering, plant design, process development, pilot plant, scale up).
Research & Development (such as exploratory research, discovery research, synthesis, analytical, applications development, new product development, formulations, compounding, quality control, environmental, regulatory, health and safety).
Administration (such as procurement, supply chain, logistics, human resources).
Business Management (such as general management, executive, manager, director, vice president, c-suite and board member, commercial development, merger, acquisition, joint venture).
Venture Capital / Private Equity (such as administration and finance, commercial development, executive level management, human resources, mfg., marketing, r&d, sales)
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We have served and developed relationships with leading companies in the industry, including:
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When you placed me with Roquette America…I was impressed with your straight forward, honest method and attention to detail.  Now, as sales manager, I was happy to learn that you maintain the same approach on “this side of the fence.”
Your knowledge of my working style and our company’s culture put you in a unique position to determine the best candidate for our needs.

Director of Sales-Industrial
Roquette America Inc.
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