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

SARA TUCKER

Lion
www.lion.co.nz

MALCOLM EVERTS

Cottonsoft
www.cottonsoft.co.nz

STEFFAN PEDERSEN

Caspak
www.caspak.co.nz

GAVIN FONG

Plus Pac
www.pluspac.co.nz

KAREN TITULAER

Villa Maria
www.villamaria.co.nz

Steering committees

GLASS PACKAGING FORUM

Karen Titulaer, Villa Maria – Chair
Don Chittock, Fulton Hogan
Monique Sprosen, Pernod-Ricard
Sara Tucker, Lion
Penny Garland, Visy Recycling
Yuri Schokking, Smart Environmental
Jo Jaflon, Asahi Beverages
Nick Keene, Hospitality NZ

SOFT PLASTIC RECYCLING SCHEME

Malcolm Everts, Cottonsoft – Chair
Charlotte Haycock, Countdown
Josh Devoe, Westpac
Kelly McClean, Foodstuffs
Keri-Anne Martin, Nestle
Lou Sherman, Asaleo Care
Michael Anderson, Goodman Fielder
Phil VanHouts, Amcor Flexibles
Rick Davy, Jacobs Douwe Egberts
Steffan Pedersen, Caspak Products

Technical Advisory Groups

LITTER AND RECYCLING

Nick Baker, Visy Recycling
Geraldine Oldham, Restaurant Brands
Jennifer Evans, Mondelez
Gavin Fong, Plus Pac Packaging Solutions

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
Gavin Fong, Plus Pac Packaging Solutions
Kate Bezar, The Better Packaging Company
Rachel Brodie, Zespri

LABELLING

TBA

Useful links

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

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