Jamestrong appoints former Colorpak MD as new CEO
Australasian packaging supplier Jamestrong has appointed former Colorpak managing director Alex Commins as its new CEO.
Representing the Jamestrong board of directors, Joan Wei, said: “We are pleased to have Alex Commins join us in a chief executive role. Jamestrong is committed to working with the best people in industry to deliver value-added packaging solutions.
“As the CEO of ASX-listed packaging company Colorpak from 2003 until its strategic sale in 2016, Alex brings a wealth of customer, business and strategy development experience to Jamestrong. We are optimistic that he will lead us to the next phase of growth.”
Current managing director John Bigley will leave Jamestrong after almost seven years.
Alex Commins, commented: “I am looking forward to joining a company that is committed to best-in-class manufacturing in Australasia, to food safety and the highest product quality.
“Jamestrong has an important role to play in the innovation and development of metal packaging in Australasia and the broader region. I am excited and honoured to be charged with the responsibility to lead the business into its next chapter of growth.”
Commins will assume the role of CEO as of 18 September 2017.