Dani V. Cao

Chief Commercial Officer

As Chief Commercial Officer, Dani is responsible for Kensing’s global marketing, sales, supply chain and procurement. She brings a proven track record in managing complex commercial organizations together with critical experience in sourcing from Asia.

During her two decades of experience, Dani has held several leadership positions. Prior to joining Kensing, Dani was with chemical distribution company Brenntag for 15 years where she held many critical positions. Most recently, Dani helped drive the Brenntag transformation project as President of Pharma & Brenntag Specialties Business and VP of Change Management. Dani was also VP, Global Sourcing for Brenntag Asia where she established sourcing centers in China, India and Taiwan. Other positions included VP of Market Development for Brenntag North East, VP of Commercial Services for Brenntag North America, and before those, Director of Sales and Sourcing and Director of Marketing, ACES Industry. Before Brenntag, Dani worked for a VC-backed start-up company as Vice President, Sales, and she started her career in 1999 with Air Products and Chemicals, where she advanced through a variety of roles spanning research and development, marketing, strategic planning and sales.

Dani received her B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Belgrade, Serbia and her Ph.D. in chemical engineering from Pennsylvania State University.