Gustavo Haruki Kume

Global Marketing Manager - Industrial & Home Care



Gustavo Kume was appointed Global Marketing Segment Leader for Industrial & Home Care, Business Unit Industrial & Consumer Specialties, in 2013.

Gustavo began his career in 2002 as an application chemist in Clariant Brazil, in the former division FUN, working mainly with Home Care for the LATAM market. In 2005 he started working for the Global Development Center Detergents, still in Brazil. After a second graduation in Marketing and Advertising, he began his work as Marketing Manager for BU ICS LATAM in 2010, moving to Muttenz in 2013 to assume the role of Global Marketing Industrial & Home Care.


Gustavo Kume was born in São Paulo, Brazil. He holds a bachelor degree in chemistry and a bachelor degree in marketing and advertising, both from Universidade de São Paulo.