RICHMOND, CALIF. (Dec. 19, 3:15 p.m. ET) — Nigel Hunton has been named CEO of engineering plastics recycler MBA Polymers Inc., effective Jan. 2.
Hunton succeeds Richard McCombs, who will stay on the Richmond-based company's board of directors.
Hunton joins from Edwards Ltd., a global vacuum technology company, where he has served as CEO and, more recently, as chairman.
MBA Chairman Jamie Pike said in a Dec. 19 news release that the company expects to post revenues of $50 million in 2011, up 35 percent from 2010.