OCSiAl appoints Marvel's ex-CEO as board chairman

Graphene specialist OCSiAl has appointed Peter Cuneo as chairman of the company’s board of directors.

As president and CEO of Marvel Entertainment, Cuneo orchestrated a turnaround of the superhero franchise before it was acquired by Disney in 2009. Cuneo’s career also includes roles as president and CEO of Remington Products, president of Black & Decker’s Security Hardware Group, and president of Bristol Myers Squibb pharmaceuticals group in Canada.

Cuneo brings a wealth of strategic leadership experience and a proven track record of industry investment to OCSiAl.

Konstantin Notman, CEO of OCSiAl, said: “I am delighted to welcome Peter to the board. His depth of experience and strategic leadership are exactly what OCSiAl needs as it looks forward to the next steps in its rise from a unicorn tech company to a global player.”

Cuneo said: “I am thrilled to be joining OCSiAl which has the potential to become a world leader in nanotechnology.”

Headquartered in Luxembourg, OCSiAl is a leading manufacturer of graphene nanotubes, also known as single wall carbon nanotubes. OCSiAl produces high-purity graphene nanotubes at industrial scale under the Tuball brand name.