Huhtamaki has appointed Charles Héaulmé as president and CEO.

Charles Héaulmé

He takes over on April 26, 2019 after the corporate’s AGM from Jukka Moisio who steps down after a protracted and a hit tenure.

“I want to thank Jukka Moisio warmly for his outstanding achievement at the helm of the company for over a decade. He lifted Huhtamaki from a very difficult position into a solid profitable growth trajectory and to a leading global food packaging company. Under Jukka Moisio’s lead the company has been able to create significant value for the shareholders,” says Pekka Ala-Pietilä, chairman of the board.

“I am thankful and proud of what we have achieved together with my colleagues during these years. This is a good moment to leave; the company is in a good shape and there are many great initiatives ongoing that will provide further growth opportunities,” Jukka Moisio feedback.

Charles Héaulmé joins Huhtamaki from Tetra Pak, the place his newest place has been vice chairman Europe and Central Asia since 2015. Prior to this he has labored in quite a lot of trade and finance management roles in Tetra Pak in numerous geographies since 1999. He has additionally held monetary controlling roles in Bosch Braking Systems Division 1994-1999 and served as a senior auditor in KPMG throughout 1990-1993.

“I am truly honoured to be appointed to lead this great company into the future. Huhtamaki’s development, particularly through the last 10 years, has been impressive. I am committed to continuing this momentum to capture the significant opportunities that lie ahead. I look forward to working together with our team to deliver exceptional value to our customers and shareholders,” Charles stated.