Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer , Owens Corning
Michael H. Thaman is the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Owens Corning, a world leader in building materials and composite systems and solutions.
Mr. Thaman was named as a member of the Board of Directors in January of 2002 and elected chairman later that year. He was appointed senior vice president and chief financial officer in 2000.
Since joining the company in 1992, Mr. Thaman has held positions in manufacturing, corporate development and international business. He was named vice president and president of Owens Corning’s Exterior Systems business in 1999. In 1997, he became vice president and president of the company’s Engineered Pipe Systems business, headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.
Prior to joining Owens Corning, Mr. Thaman spent six years as a strategy consultant at Mercer Management Consulting where he was a vice president in their New York office. His consulting activities were primarily focused on strategies for creating shareholder value with manufacturing and consumer products companies.
Mr. Thaman earned a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and computer science from Princeton University where he graduated with highest honors. He is a member of the Board of Directors for Florida Power and Light and is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Toledo Symphony.