Chief Executive Officer
Edward (Eddie) Goldberg is the Chief Executive Officer for Perimeter Solutions. He brings more than 18 years of executive leadership to fire safety products and operations. Before joining Perimeter Solutions, Eddie was Business Director for ICL Performance Additives and Solutions, where he held general management responsibility for the company’s global fire safety segment. Eddie is credited with building ICL’s global fire safety business, focusing on products for wildland fire management and municipal and industrial fire suppression. Eddie holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from Cornell University.
Chief Financial Officer
Barry Lederman is the Chief Financial Officer for Perimeter Solutions. He brings extensive financial and international experience, having led teams of several public and private companies including the sale of Halo Pharmaceuticals to Cambrex Corporation in 2018. Prior to joining Halo, he served as the CFO for Eisai Inc. and Qualitrol Company LLC. He holds a Master of Business Administration with a dual concentration in Finance and Operations Management and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, both from the University of Rochester. Barry is also CPA licensed in New Jersey and New York.
Noriko (Nori) Yokozuka is General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Compliance Officer for Perimeter Solutions. Prior to joining Perimeter Solutions, Nori served as General Counsel for ICL Americas. She previously worked as in-house counsel for a healthcare venture capital firm and family office in New York. Nori started her career with the Investment Management and Corporate groups at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. Nori received her law degree from the University of Virginia – School of Law and her undergraduate degree from Yale University.
Chief Commercial Officer
Stephen (Steve) Cornwall is the Chief Commercial Officer for Perimeter Solutions. He has over 27 years in the chemical industry, from Monsanto to Perimeter Solutions, in various sales and marketing management positions focused on the phosphorus and derivatives product lines. Steve is the past president of the Chemical Club of New England and the Racemics Group, as well as the past chairman and a board member of the Chemical Educational Foundation. He is also the 2012 recipient of the supplier of the year award from the National Association of Chemical Distributors.
Chief Operating Officer
Ernie Kremling is the Chief Operating Officer for Perimeter Solutions. He brings extensive chemical industry experience, having held numerous global senior leadership positions at various organizations. Mr. Kremling began his career at Dow where he held roles of increasing responsibility, later holding Executive Leadership positions in Operations / Supply Chain and Business General Management at KMG Chemicals. Before joining Perimeter, he was Senior Executive for Production, Technology, Safety and Environment for the Americas at Lanxess. He holds a BA in Chemistry from Hendrix College and completed his master’s degree coursework in Chemical Engineering at the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Business Director, North America Retardant and Services
Shannon Horn is the Business Director, North America Retardant and Services. He has worked in the fire safety business since 1991. He owned and operated three primary businesses (First Response Fire and Rescue, River City Fabrication and H&S Transport) which supported the fire safety business, including service and equipment support since 2003. Perimeter Solutions acquired these three businesses in March of 2019. Shannon possesses a valuable sense of entrepreneurship, as well as a high level of athletic drive. He competes in triathlons worldwide and is a three-time National Champion and five time All American.
Director, Global HR
Tonya Meyer is the Director of Global HR for Perimeter Solutions and is responsible for the overall HR and talent management strategy for the organization. Before joining Perimeter Solutions, Tonya was the Total Rewards Manager for ICL Americas LLC, a global manufacturer of mineral products based on unique agriculture, food and engineered materials. She was responsible for compensation, payroll, benefits, policies, and fleet for all ICL locations in North and South America. She started her career in St. Louis as a CPA at KPMG. Tonya holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Marketing from Carthage College in Kenosha, WI.
Business Director, EMEA and South America Wildfire
Roberto Wurst is the Business Director, EMEA and South America Wildfire. He has worked over 35 years in the chemical industry in positions of increasing responsibility. He spent 15 years at BASF working in Argentina and Germany, and over 20 years at the ICL Group holding commercial and regional management positions in Argentina, Germany, USA and Brazil. Roberto holds a German undergraduate degree in Business Administration and an MBA from City University of Seattle.
Director of R&D and New Business Development
Melissa is the Director of R&D and New Business Development for Perimeter Solutions. Prior to joining Perimeter Solutions, Melissa served as the Global R&D Director for ICL Performance Products, Fire Safety Division. She has been developing fire safety products since 2004 and is responsible for product development worldwide. She provides assistance to all areas of the Fire Safety business ensuring product quality and technical support. Melissa holds a BS in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine.