Klöckner Pentaplast Appoints New CEO
Klöckner Pentaplast, Montabaur, Germany, a global leader in rigid plastic film and packaging solutions, has appointed Wayne M. Hewett as CEO of the company, effective immediately.
Prior to joining Klöckner Pentaplast, Wayne was President and CEO of Arysta LifeScience, a 1.6 billion US Dollar global business owned by Permira that was sold in 2015 to Platform Specialty Products, - a US listed company - after leading a successful dual track process including the preparation of an IPO filing.
Prior to Arysta, Wayne held various executive positions both in the US and internationally at General Electric (GE), including Vice President, GE Supply Chain and Operations, and President and CEO of GE Advanced Materials. He was also a member of GE’s Corporate Executive Council. He also serves on the Board of Directors of The Home Depot. The Home Depot generates annual revenues of USD 83 billion. The Fortune 500 company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Klöckner Pentaplast GmbH
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