Leroy M. Ball, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Ball became President and Chief Executive Officer of Koppers in January 2015. He served as Chief Operating Officer from May through December 2014 and was responsible for the various global business operations and the financial reporting for the company. Mr. Ball came to Koppers in August 2010 as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Previously, Mr. Ball was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Calgon Corporation, a Pittsburgh-based manufacturer of activated carbon products and services with operations in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Belgium, China, and Japan. Mr. Ball has been a director of Koppers Inc. since May 2013 and a director of Koppers Holdings Inc. since May 2015.