Lilac appoints Raef Sully as chief executive officer

Raef Sully. Image from LinkedIn.

Llithium extraction technology company Lilac Solutions has appointed Raef Sully as CEO, effective immediately.

Sully, who joined Lilac as COO in July, was previously CEO of Nutrien’s $10 billion nitrogen and phosphate business unit, where he managed capital projects and operations in the mining and chemicals space.

Founder Dave Snydacker will move into a president and CTO role and remain on the board of directors.
Since its inception in 2015, Lilac has evolved to a multinational technology company providing engineering and operational services to some of the world’s largest lithium projects.

Read Snydacker’s full announcement here.