The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC)

The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC)

Ms. Isabelle Des Chênes
Executive Vice-President

The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Isabelle Des Chênes as Executive Vice-President. Ms. Des Chênes is an accomplished communications and public a airs executive with over 20 years’ experience in communications and stakeholder relations.

“Isabelle is a great addition to an already strong team at CIAC,” said Bob Masterson, President and CEO. “Under her leadership, we will ‘make great chemistry’ as we continue to build a vibrant and trusted chemistry industry in Canada.”

Ms. Des Chênes comes to CIAC from the Canadian Medical Protective Association where she was Director of Communications, prior to that she spent a number of years with the Forest Products Association of Canada where she was Vice-President, Market Relations and International Trade.


CIAC is the voice of Canada’s $53 billion chemistry industry and represents more than 50 members and partners across the country. Members of CIAC are signatories to Responsible Care® – the Association’s U.N.-recognized sustainability initiative.