Brussels, 22 June 2020 - Vinyl Films and Sheets Europe (VFSE) is pleased to announce that Roberto Bozzi has been re-elected as VFSE president. Roberto Bozzi, is the CEO & general Manager of Vulcaflex, board member of VinylFoundation and vice president of Confindustria Romagna.
Michel Py, CEO of CIFRA, was re-elected as vice president and Gabriele Ditsch, Managing Director at Berry Plastics, was re-elected as board treasurer.
Additionally, the VFSE members elected Pascal Marly, Stefano Mele and Frederic Monsonnec as new board members. Pascal Marly is the Sales and Marketing Director of Cotting Group, Stefano Mele is the CEO of Fabbri Group and Frederic Monsonnec is the Stretch Flexible Product Manager at Linpac – KP Films.
“It was a great honor to be re-elected as VFSE President for the next 2 years, and I thank the VFSE members for their confidence,” said Roberto Bozzi. “Together with Michel Py and Gabriele Ditsch we will continue to make a positive difference in the VFSE’s mission. I extend our congratulations to the new elected board members that will contribute towards the promotion and advocacy for vinyl films and sheets products at all industrial levels, including packaging, decoration and automotive.”
“VFSE is following very closely the developments in the coronavirus crisis and is in constant dialogue with the various plastics associations and policymakers in order to evaluate the impact of the crisis on the PVC markets. The COVID-19 pandemic poses major challenges to the plastics industry. The impact in the automotive and decoration sector has been severe but PVC food packaging has established itself as an essential element in consumer protection. Therefore VFSE will continue raising its voice to defend the short term PVC applications and also will continue making significant progress in moving forward our sustainability and recycling agenda” said Roberto Bozzi.