About the
Packaging Forum

Created in 2006, The Packaging Forum is a membership organisation that provides a forum to ensure the industry is a credible partner for collaboration on sustainable outcomes for packaging. It also works to develop and promote litter reduction and best-practice product stewardship solutions for packaging.

The Board

ROB LANGFORD

CEO

NICK BAKER

Board Chair
Visy Recycling
www.visy.com.au

JO JALFON

Asahi Beverages
www.asahibeverages.co.nz

MALCOLM EVERTS

Cottonsoft
www.cottonsoft.co.nz

STEFFAN PEDERSEN

Caspak
www.caspak.co.nz

GAVIN FONG

Plus Pac
www.pluspac.co.nz

KERI-ANN MARTIN

Nestlé
www.nestle.co.nz

MONIQUE SPRONSEN

Pernod Ricard
www.pernod-richard.com

Steering committees

GLASS PACKAGING FORUM

Monique Sprosen, Pernod Ricard – Chair
Sara Tucker, Lion
Don Chittock, Fulton Hogan
Penny Garland, Visy Recycling
Yuri Schokking, Smart Environmental
Jo Jalfon, Asahi Beverages
Nick Keene, Hospitality NZ
Heath Bowman – Pic’s Peanut Butter

SOFT PLASTIC RECYCLING SCHEME

Malcolm Everts, Cottonsoft – Chair
Kristina Misevska, Bluebird
Steffan Pedersen, Caspak
Millie Porter, Countdown
Debra Goulding, Foodstuffs NZ
Michael Anderson, Goodman Fielder
Robert Lethbridge, Griffins
Mark Mills, Jenkins FPS
Keri-Anne Martin, Nestle
Auriel Bakker, Westpac

Technical Advisory Groups

LITTER AND RECYCLING

Nick Baker, Visy Recycling
Geraldine Oldham, Restaurant Brands
Jennifer Evans, Mondelez
Gavin Fong, Plus Pac Packaging Solutions
Peter Jiang, Coca-Cola Europacific Partners
Graham Burrell, Tetrapak

FIBRE PACKAGING

Martin Duffy
Marty Faville, Stratex Group, Visy Recycling
Gavin Fong, PlusPac Packaging Solutions
Kelly McClean, Foodstuffs

COMPOSTABLE PACKAGING

Richard Fine, BioPak
Felicity Kelly, Bunzl
Jas Kohli, Ecobags NZ
Kelly McClean, Foodstuffs
Leon Van Megan, Futurity Group
Mark Mills, Jenkins Freshpac Systems
Fraser Hanson, Innocent Packaging
Gavin Fong, Plus Pac Packaging Solutions
Kate Bezar, The Better Packaging Company
Rachel Brodie, Zespri

LABELLING

TBA

Useful links

  • Annual Report 2020/21 DOWNLOAD
  • Annual Report 2019/20 LINK
  • The Packaging Forum Constitution DOWNLOAD

Join us to make packaging
reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025