New president for EFIBCA

The European Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association (EFIBCA) has named Oliver Grueters as its new president, succeeding Dr Amir Samadijavan.

Grueters has worked in the FIBC industry for more than 15 years. Since 2001 he has been the general manager of industrial packaging firm Boxon. Since 2006 he has also been the chairman of the FIBC sector group at the German association for plastics packaging and films.

EFIBCA said that during his presidency, Grueters will “continue the globalisation process started by his predecessor”.