New President for EPSA

Wed, Jul 4th, 2012

Simon Pickett was unanimously elected President of the EPSA(Expanded Polystyrene Australia) following Graham Attwood’s decision to vacate the chair at the June Board Meeting. Graham has served as EPSA’s chairman since its inception, and prior to this was REPSA chairman. Under Graham’s leadership, EPSA has matured into a credible industry association that now has both access and influence with regulators, governments and other key stakeholders.

Simon Pickett is the CEO and Executive Director of the Polyfoam Australia Group of companies and is also a non-executive director of several Foamex Group companies.Simon has literally grown up with EPS and has been involved in every aspect of the industry from a very young age.  Simon is presently the Chairman of the Packaging Group Committee.

“On behalf of the Board and wider membership, I would like to thank Graham for his outstanding leadership of our association. During Graham’s tenure, EPSA has developed into a professional industry association and we are well positioned for the future.” Simon Pickett said.

Under Simon’s leadership, the Association is looking forward to new energy, vision and leadership and the Board thanks Simon for his commitment to this important and demanding role.