KM Packaging appoints Matt Read as international business development manager

Global flexible packaging and lidding films supplier KM Packaging ihas appointed Matt Read as international business development manager with responsibility for global markets and a particular focus on Africa and South America.

Mr Read said: “I’m working on servicing, understanding, and growing the international markets for KM. This includes understanding the customers’ business focus and how we can provide support in important areas such as sustainability agendas and trends within their sectors.”

Mr Read joined KM from Amcor, where he was sales manager (regional key accounts) UK & Ireland. His responsibilities there included managing a strategic growth plan, and close coordination with research and development, marketing and operations.

KM’s managing director Frances Busby said: “We are delighted to have Matt on the team as we build on our global reach. I’m sure he will be a great success.”