EVANSVILLE, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 19, 2016--
Today, Berry Plastics Group, Inc. (NYSE:BERY), announced that it has
appointed Jean-Marc Galvez as President of its Consumer Packaging
Division. Galvez currently serves as President for Europe, Middle East,
India, and Africa for the Company’s Health, Hygiene, and Specialties
Galvez assumes his new role January 1, 2017. He succeeds Tom Salmon, who
was appointed as Berry’s President and Chief Operating Officer effective
October 3, 2016.
“I look forward to working closely with Jean-Marc as Berry continues to
build upon its strong North American Consumer Packaging business and
implements strategic initiatives to increase the business’s global
presence,” said Tom Salmon, Chief Operating Officer for Berry Plastics.
Galvez joined AVINTIV (which Berry acquired in 2015) in July 2011 as
Vice President – Sales, Marketing, and Product Development for Europe.
Prior to joining the Company, he was the Global Commercial General
Manager at Merquinsa from 2002-2011. He has also held various global
general manager and commercial roles of increasing responsibility at
Monsanto in Belgium, and Dow Chemical in Switzerland. Galvez holds a
master’s and bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Ecole
Nationale Superieure de Chimie in Monpellier, France.
About Berry Plastics
Berry Plastics Group, Inc. is a leading provider of value-added plastic
consumer packaging, nonwoven specialty materials, and engineered
materials delivering high-quality customized solutions to our customers,
with net sales of $6.5 billion in fiscal 2016. The Company’s common
stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol
BERY and its world headquarters is located in Evansville, Indiana. For
additional information, visit the Company’s website at www.berryplastics.com.
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