Rick Montani named President and CEO, Sika Corporation

Rick Montani named President and CEO, Sika Corporation
Photo source
Rick Montani | Photo: usa.sika.com
Richard (Rick) Montani has been named President and CEO of Sika Corporation (USA), effective January 1, 2018.

A veteran leader for Sika for over 29 years in the United States, Rick has played a decisive role in the development of Sika’s Construction materials business over his distinguished career with the company. 

He brings a successful track record in marketing, sales, business management, strategic planning, and mergers & acquisitions to his new position.

Most recently, as Executive Vice President from 2013 through 2017 Rick led strong, organic, double-digit sales and profit growth in the Sika target market business areas of Refurbishment and Sealing & Bonding.

He also led the development and execution of a successful company-wide, cross-selling strategy that continues to drive growth, and led the completion and integration of 5 new acquisitions for Sika in the United States over the past 3 years.

Rick is a graduate of the Wharton Business School, Advanced Management (AMP) at the University of Pennsylvania. He also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Dayton, Dayton, OH. Rick is based at the company headquarters in Lyndhurst, New Jersey.  



Christoph Ganz has been promoted to President, Region Americas of Sika AG. In his new role, Ganz will be responsible for all Sika companies and countries in North, South, and Central America.

In his over 20 year career at Sika, Ganz has demonstrated strong leadership and continuous success and growth in the various positions he has held.

As General Manager, North America since 2013, Ganz led Sika Corporation in the U.S. and Sika Canada, Inc. to double digit growth and has strengthened the U.S. portfolio through strategically aligned mergers and acquisitions, making it one of the most successful companies throughout global Sika.

600450 Rick Montani named President and CEO, Sika Corporation glassonweb.com

See more news about:

Others also read

H.B. Fuller at GlassBuild America
Visit us at booth #937 to learn how H.B. Fuller is helping the window and door industry connect what matters to improve lives.
Patrick Lentz
In mid July Suntuitive Dynamic Glass launched a new online home. The creation of websites can be very time consuming and challenging, but if done right, very rewarding. We went behind the scenes to see what the experience was like to launch www.suntuitiveglass.com
Steven Saffell
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Steven Saffell as Technical Director effective August 13.
Train and retain skilled workers and eliminate manufacturing errors with Q2S Guided Visual Manufacturing
As you know (and sources everywhere are reporting) skilled manufacturing workers are getting more expensive to find and retain. That’s why it’s in your best interest to make it easy to train and keep your existing workforce.
Lab Tested: MetaShield400™ Clear Coating Blocks All Ultraviolet Rays
Transparent Nanotech Coating Blocks 99.9% of UV-A and UV-B Transmission to 400nm.
Sunrise House
Window City completed a commercial window replacement at Sunrise House, Lafayette, NJ. This project used Winco Series 1150 Fixed and Winco Series 4500 Double Hung, tempered Lo-E insulated glass with bronze tint.

From industry

Portuetxe bidea 18
20018 San Sebastián (Gipuzkoa) Guipúzcoa

10301 North Enterprise Drive
Mequon, WI 53092
United States

10924 Granite Street, Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28273
United States


HHH Tempering Resources, Inc.
HHH Tempering Resources, Inc.
Trex Commercial Products
Diamon-Fusion International, Inc.
Diamon-Fusion International, Inc.
Oribay Group

Add new comment