Berry Plastics Group Appoints Division President

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Berry Plastics Group Inc. has promoted Jean-Marc Galvez to president of its Consumer Packaging Division. He most recently served as president for Europe, Middle East, India and Africa for the company's Health, Hygiene and Specialties Division. Galvez succeeds Tom Salmon, who was appointed as president and COO in October. Galvez joined AVINTIV (which Berry acquired in 2015) in July 2011 as vice president of sales, marketing and product development for Europe. He previously served as global commercial general manager at Merquinsa from 2002-2011. Galvez 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.

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