Aug 10, 2011
OTC Disclosure News Service
London, United Kingdom –
Rexam appoints new non executive director
Rexam PLC, the global consumerpackaging company, announces that Leo Oosterveer isto join the Board as an independent non executive director on 1 September 2011.
Leo is currently leading the globalfoodservice division of Unilever, one of the world’s leading suppliers of fastmoving consumer goods. He started his career with Unilever, before setting uphis own consultancy. He returned to Unilever in 1996. From 2002 to 2006 he was chairman/CEOof Unilever in Thailand and Indochina whose operations are mainly focused on homeand personal care products.
Commenting on the appointment, SirPeter Ellwood, Rexam’s chairman, said: “We aredelighted to welcome Leo to Rexam. He is astrong operational leader with a proven track record in marketing,sales and strategy development gained both in Europe and Asia. His globalmanagement experience will be a great asset to the Board and to Rexam.”
LeoOosterveer is not a director of any other public company and there are nofurther details to be disclosed under paragraph 9.6.13 (2) to (6) of theListing Rules.
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Rexam is a leading global consumer packaging company.We are one of the leading global beverage can makers and a major global playerin rigid plastic packaging. We are business partners to some of the world’smost famous and successful consumer brands. Our vision is to be the best globalconsumer packaging company. Rexam’s sales from continuing operations in 2010were in the region of £4.6 billion. In our continuing operations, we have closeto 100 plants in more than 20 countries and employ around 19,000 people. Rexamis a member of the FTSE 100 and its ordinary shares are listed with the UKListing Authority and trade on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol REX.For further information, visit www.rexam.com.
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