- January 18, 2012
DEERFIELD, IL | Pregis Corp., international manufacturer, marketer, and supplier of protective packaging solutions, appointed Kevin Baudhuin president and CEO, effective January 1, 2012. He replaces Glenn Fischer, who had served as CEO since February 23, 2011. Fischer, an operating partner with AEA Investors, Pregis’s principal investor, will continue as a director of the parent company.
Baudhuin joined Pregis in December 2007 as president of the company’s North American protective packaging business and was promoted to president of global protective packaging in October 2010.
Pregis also reports it has completed the sale of its Kobusch-Sengewald business to an affiliate of Sun European Partners for €160 million.