Leroy M. Ball
President and Chief Executive Officer
Leroy M. Ball is President and Chief Executive Officer of Koppers and serves on the company’s Board of Directors. Under Mr. Ball's leadership as CEO, Koppers is focused on safely delivering customer focused solutions primarily through the development and application of technologies to enhance wood. Additionally, he has placed special emphasis on advancing the company’s people-based culture.
Mr. Ball joined Koppers in September 2010 as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, providing oversight for the finance, treasury, information technology and investor relations functions. From May to December 2014, he held the role of Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for the company’s global business operations. He was elected President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2015.