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About Us
OUR COMPANY 
Alterra's goal is to build a world-class manufacturer of hard-to-process plastics compounds.

Alterra Holdings LLP (the “Company”) is a leading manufacturer and developer of specialty elastomers and bioplastics through its subsidiaries: Alterra Plastics Inc. and Compounding Engineering Solutions Inc.  The Company operates manufacturing facilities in Seymour, Indiana and Clifton, New Jersey. Our facilities have over 100 million pounds of compounding capacity.  Our downstream capabilities include drying, sheet production thermoforming and injection molding.
 
ALTERRA HOLDINGS LEADERSHIP
Alterra's leadership is strong with cross-disciplined industry-experienced leaders dedicated to quality, innovation, customer partnership, and product development.

Dr. Arash Kiani,President of Alterra Holdings and Founder of CES Division 
- Over 30 years of compounding experience 
- Manager of R&D at Coperion from 1989 to 1999 

Saquib Toor, BCM Founder and CFO of Alterra Holdings
Over 16 years of investment experience and more than $1 billion of equity capital invested 
- Senior investment professional at D.E. Shaw & Co, Centerbridge Partners and JLL Partners 
- Deep knowledge of turn-arounds and chemicals investments 
- MBA and BS from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania 

Greg Corona, BCM Co-Founder and Chairman of Alterra Holdings
- Over 30 years of direct investment, advisory and operational experience 
- Executive Advisor to D.E. Shaw & Co., Partner at Paladin Capital Group 
- Executive at Ford Motor, CEO and COO of middle market companies, served as a Director in 18 companies 
- Executive Education Program at Harvard Business School, MBA from University of Detroit and BA from Michigan
   State University  

ALTERRA HOLDINGS VISION AND VALUES
We view ourselves to be more than a plastics solutions manufacturer. We are a team of men and women who take the promises we make to our customers very seriously. We understand that we have a responsibility to provide quality material to the people who use our products everyday, and we pride ourselves on that responsibility.

Integrity
We value and reward honesty, reliability, and trustworthiness in our team members, so we can count on each other and our customers can count on us.

Family 
We understand that family comes first, and we recognize how challenging it is to balance work and home life. Therefore, we do our best to create a support-system among our team members so that balancing work and family is more manageable.  

Customer Focus
We not only say we put customers’ needs first, we demonstrate it daily through active listening, prompt communications, and consistent implementation of solutions.

Quality 
We believe in a total quality management philosophy. We execute continuous improvement initiatives, and we commit to delivering orders on time, in spec, and neatly packaged. We make sure to provide all required documentation and customer support that is expected of a world class organization. We take quality personally. 
ALTERRA HOLDINGS STRENGTHS
Alterra's strength is in our people and processes. We are ISO certified and we've implemented best-in-class technology to ensure high quality service and products.

• A dynamic, talented, diverse, and dedicated workforce.
• World-class facilities producing elastomers, thermoplastics, specialty compounds, and bioplastic alternatives.
• The ability to customize solutions for customers through leadership in process and product technologies.
• Our agile organizational structure ensures that we address customer needs with speed and accuracy.
• A balanced geographic spread enables us to grow regionally.
• Our active and accomplished board of directors contribute expertise from technological, financial, 
    investment, automotive, industrial, and consumer products industries.
EXCELLENCE IN ENVIRONMENT AND SAFETY
Integral aspects of Alterra’s philosophy include safety, health, environment, and quality

Alterra is dedicated to limiting our impact on global ecological systems, and we're committed to using the most efficient methods for preserving our planet’s precious resources. 

We are adamant about practicing careful and methodical chemistry in our production of bioplastics. Alterra Holdings develops and commercializes environmentally friendly plastics with the intention of slowing, reversing, and eliminating our production of greenhouse gases.   

As our world faces greater environmental threats, we at Alterra believe that it's our responsibility to provide humanity with a green and sustainable products.   
ISO 9001 CERTIFICATION
Alterra Holdings LLP is proud to have received ISO 9001:2008 Certification for our C.E.S. Clifton, New Jersey operation.

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