Steering Group


Oliver Birk – Director, global key account management – Automotive refinish coatings solutions europe, BASF

Sean Carey – President, SCG Management Consultants & IBIS Board member

Lucy Cater – Market support specialist – Global accounts vehicle refinishes, AkzoNobel


Tom Hadfield – Implementation manager, Audatex UK

Bill Lopez – General manager, GLobal Collision & BI, OEC Collision

Ralph Meichtry – BETAG Innovation


Jim Muse – Vice President Refinish Systems, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Axalta Coating Systems

Stuart Sandell – Assistant Vice President of replacement and affinity for Europe, Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Robert Snook – Business Success Global

Emmanuel Souply – Director global business development automotive refinish division, PPG

Simon Thomas – EMEA Key account manager automotive aftermarket division, 3M

Tom Wolf – Business development director, PPG Industries