MICHEL GIANNUZZI ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE EUROPEAN CONTAINER GLASS FEDERATION (FEVE)

Brussels, 20 June 2019 

FEVE – the European Container Glass Federation has elected its executive team for the 2019-2021 term of office at its Annual General Assembly held yesterday in Brussels.

Michel Giannuzzi, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Verallia Group – one of Europe’s leading glass packaging manufacturers for the food and beverage sector, has been elected as President of the association, succeeding Johan Gorter, CEO of Ardagh Glass Europe. Commenting on his new role, Mr Giannuzzi said: “Our industry has a unique opportunity right now: as packaging is under scrutiny by consumers for its sustainability and healthy credentials. The glass industry is perfectly positioned to respond to customer and regulatory requirements leveraging the benefits of the Circular Economy”.  

For further information contact:

Michael Delle Selve, Senior Communications Manager, E-mail: m.delleselve@feve.org, Tel: +32 (0)2 536 00 82

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See full version of the 20 June 2019 press release here