Matthew Hellstern

Matthew Hellstern is the CEO of Americhem, a role in which he provides strategic direction to the organization and identifies synergies to help the company meet its growth objectives and business goals. He brings proven expertise in creating, building and turning around businesses in the specialty chemicals/materials space—an industry in which he has worked for roughly 30 years. 

Prior to joining Americhem, Hellstern held a number of management, sales, marketing and technical positions within the specialty chemicals industry, including business leadership roles at global organizations such as W.R. Grace, Chemtura, Sun Chemical and BASF. 

Hellstern holds an MBA from Lehigh University, a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from Villanova University, and has attended the Executive Development Program at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.