Vetropack Welcomes Nomination of Urs Ryffel for Board of Directors
In a strategic move that underlines Vetropack Holding’s commitment to excellence, the Board of Directors has officially nominated Urs Ryffel for election to the Board at the upcoming annual General Assembly on April 25, 2024.
A Profound Addition to Leadership: Urs Ryffel’s Nomination
Urs Ryffel, a seasoned professional with a wealth of experience in managing international companies, emerges as the nominee poised to enrich the Vetropack Board of Directors. Claude R. Cornaz, Chairman of the Board of Directors, expressed confidence in Ryffel’s profound expertise and highlighted the strategic significance of this nomination.
A Strategic Transition: Filling the Shoes of Urs Kauffmann
As Urs Kauffmann opts not to seek re-election, Vetropack sees Urs Ryffel as the ideal candidate to step into this pivotal role on the Board. The transition is seen as an opportunity to further enhance the Board’s capabilities and strategic direction.
Urs Ryffel’s Distinguished Career Journey
Born in Switzerland, Urs Ryffel brings a wealth of industrial experience to the table. His career trajectory includes serving as a project manager at ABB Kraftwerke AG before presiding over the global business unit Hydro Power Plant Service. Ryffel’s international leadership roles spanned from Lisbon to Paris, contributing to his well-rounded perspective.
In 2002, he joined HUBER+SUHNER AG, initially as Business Unit Manager, eventually ascending to the role of CEO in 2017. His multifaceted experience positions him as an ideal candidate to contribute to Vetropack’s vision and objectives.
Looking Ahead: A New Chapter for Vetropack
If elected, the 56-year-old Urs Ryffel will officially join the Vetropack Group Board of Directors in April 2024. This nomination marks a significant stride in the company’s commitment to fostering strong leadership and ensuring a robust future.
Stay tuned for updates as Vetropack charts a course for continued success and innovation under the guidance of its accomplished Board of Directors.
Source: Vetropack Holding with additional information added by Apazone