Coveris announces new board members

Coveris S.A. haas announced three new independent members to its board of directors:

Richard Passov most recently served as chief financial officer for Zoetis Inc., a world-leader in the manufacture of animal health medications and vaccines. He will provide the board with a keen understanding of global financial market conditions and accounting practices. His work history includes serving as treasurer for Pfizer, Inc. and assistant treasurer for Intel Corporation.

Luis Bach is currently a partner with management consulting firm Monvic Consulting and served nearly seven years as chief executive officer for European beverage manufacturer Orangina Schweppes. He has acute international business experience, having previously served as regional director for Europe North, Middle East, Africa and India for Bacardi. He is a director for Suntory Holdings Limited, a Japanese company with interests in food, beverages, restaurants, sports and services.

Fernando Aguirre is an investor and founder of The Triple Play Group, an investment organisation which focuses on opportunities in professional sports. He was chairman, CEO and president of Chiquita Brands International for nearly nine years and worked for over 23 years at Procter & Gamble in a variety of management roles. Fernando is a director at Aetna Inc. a Fortune 100 healthcare benefits company and at Barry Callebaut, the largest producer of chocolate in the world. He brings significant global business experience across different industries and expertise in governance and leadership from his participation in different boards over more than 10 years.

The Coveris S.A. board of directors includes: Dave Mezzanotte (chairman), managing director, Sun Capital Partners; Marc Leder, co-chief executive officer, Sun Capital Partners; Gary Masse, chief executive officer, Coveris; Jack Knott, former chief executive officer, Coveris; Isabelle Arker and Laura Spitoni of Neuheim Lux Group Holding V S.à.r.l.; and Noëlla Antoine and Anita Lyse of AlterDomus.

Coveris Advanced Coatings are part of Coveris.