Craig Keyser has been promoted to vice president of sales and marketing at Atlas Refinery. Keyser joined Atlas in 2002 and has been actively involved in managing and optimising the Atlas sales team in conjunction with the company’s global distribution network. His new responsibilities will include all global sales and marketing functions for the company.

Keyser was educated at the University of Houston and received his MBA from Marquette University in Milwaukee. Prior to joining Atlas, he worked with Rohm and Haas and Bayer.

Atlas president Steve Schroeder said: ‘Keyser has brought new energy and focus to our entire sales network at a time when global competition is increasing and putting more pressure on the industry.’ He continued, ‘I am confident that under the management and direction of our sales and marketing team led by Mr Keyser, Atlas will increase our global presence.’