Thomas George Gibian Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, University North Carolina, 1942. Doctor of Philosophy, Carnegie Mellon University, 1948.
Research chemist Atlantic Refining Company, 1948-1951. With W.R. Grace & Company, 1951-1974. Development engineer Dewey & Almy (Chemical division).
Plant manager, general manager battery separators, vice president, general manager organic chemicals division, technical group executive, corporate vice president. President Chemical Construction Corporation, New York City, 1974-1976. Chairman, president, director Thank God It's Friday Corporation, Inc., 1976-1980.
Director, executive vice president, chief operating officer Henkel of America, Inc. Also president, chief executive officer director Henkel Corporation. Board directors Amchem Products, Inc., 1980-1985.
Board directors Alpharma, Inc., Genesis Technology Group, Genesis Orthopedics, Inc.
Board directors Sandy Spring Friends School, Montgomery General Hospital, Friends House. Trustee Carnegie-Mellon University, 1978-1985. With Royal Air Force, 1942-1946.
Member American Chemical Society, Industrial Research Institute, Czechoslovak Society Arts and Sciences (executive vice president, director 1988-1994), Society de Chimie Industrielle (director 1988-1996), Cosmos Club (Washington) Royal Air Force Club (London), Chemists Club (New York City).
Married Laura Cynthia Sutherland, February 19, 1949. Children: Barbara Mary, Janet Cynthia, Thomas Richard, David George.