Frederic Vartician
Frederic Vartician
Global Vice President Raw Materials and Energy Purchasing
Board of Directors

Vartician began his career at Elf Atochem in 1993. In 1995, he was put in charge of the industrial sites remediation activity within the subsidiary CECA, and in 1999 of corporate planning and strategy within the Acrylics BU.
In 2003 he became Methyl Methacrylate product manager, and in 2005 head of the Oxo Alcohols and Plasticizers Department. In 2007, he took over the management of the Functional Polyolefins Department. After joining the Arkema subsidiary Altuglas International as GM PMMA Sheet business Europe in 2010, he was appointed GM Acrylic Monomers Europe in July 2014. In September 2016 he was being appointed managing director of the Thiochemicals Business Line. In 2020 her became Arkema's Global Vice President Raw Materials and Energy Purchasing.



  • 1991 – 1993 : ENSPM – Rueil-Malmaison, France: Master of Science in Petroleum Economics and Management
  • 1990 – 1991 : IMPERIAL COLLEGE – London, UK: Process Engineering, Management & Process Control
  • 1988 – 1990 : ENSIGC – Toulouse, France: Chemical Engineering