Sensient Technologies Corp. has named Paul Manning president and COO.
Manning, who also been elected to Sensient’s board, will extend his focus to the flavors and fragrances group and the company’s other operations.
The executive joined Sensient in June 2009 as general manager, food colors, North America. His responsibilities later expanded to include all of Latin America as well as pharmaceutical, industrial and inkjet colors. He was named president of the color group in July 2010.
Michael Geraghty will succeed Manning as president of the color group. Geraghty joined Sensient in April 2011 as general manager, Food Colors USA.