Smurfit Kappa Group has announced a new management structure for its European operations, which will be headed up by the chief executive of its Corrugated Europe division, Roberto Villaquiran.
Villaquiran will assume the position of CEO Europe on 1 October, taking overall responsibility for the existing European Paper and Corrugated divisions, and reporting directly to Group CEO, Tony Smurfit.
“We expect our new European structure to contribute meaningfully to the continued growth and development of our business," said Smurfit.
"Performance reflects both the quality of your team and the strength of your business model. We believe the strength of our team and our unique culture will continue to define our business and to drive superior performance.”
In addition, Laurent Sellier has been appointed to the new role of COO, Paper Europe; and, Saverio Mayer to the new role of COO, Corrugated Europe.
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