Richard Hipple joined Luxfer’s Board as a Non-Executive Director in November 2018. He is the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee, and a member of the Audit Committee.
Mr. Hipple has extensive experience in the advanced materials and metals industries, having worked for Materion Corporation and LTV Corporation in various leadership capacities. Currently, Mr. Hipple is a Board Director at Barnes Group and serves on the Governance and Compensation committees. He is also a Board Director and a member of the Audit Committee at KeyCorp. Previously he held the Chairman and CEO role at Materion. Mr. Hipple also served as a Board Director for Ferro Corporation, as Chair of the Compensation Committee and as a Lead Director.
Mr. Hipple holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Drexel University, and has extensive management development and MBA coursework from Northwestern University, University of Chicago, Case Western Reserve and University of Pittsburgh.