In the ever-evolving world of packaging, the cartonboard and carton industry plays a pivotal role in shaping the way products are presented and perceived. It is a dynamic field where innovation meets sustainability, and talented individuals are making a significant impact.  A new series of interviews by Pro Carton celebrates the talented people who shape innovation and sustainability in packaging, colleagues who live sustainability and who make this workspace fun and exciting.

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In the first interview we met with Gunilla Nykopp, Customer Experience Manager at Metsä Group.  Gunilla is a seasoned professional serving as the Customer Experience Manager at Metsa Group, a proud member of Pro Carton.  Gunilla’s journey in the packaging industry is inspiring and also exemplifies the diverse and rewarding opportunities available in our industry.

Gunilla Nykopp, Customer Experience Manager at Metsa Board talks about her Career in the Cartonboard and Folding Carton Industry

Next, we explored the inspiring career of Elisabeth Salajka, a dedicated professional in the carton and cartonboard industry. Currently serving as the central contact point for all Energy Management-related matters at MM Board & Paper, Elisabeth shares her experiences and insights into a field where energy efficiency, sustainability, and innovation are at the forefront.

Meet Leonie Vetter, a driving force in this realm, serving as the torchbearer for sustainability at Faller Packaging. Leonie’s journey in the packaging industry is not just inspiring; it’s a testament to the richness of opportunities that unfold within our ever-evolving industry.

Leonie Vetter, Team Leader, Pre-packaging services at Faller Packaging, talks about her Career in the Cartonboard and Folding Carton Industry
Thomas Braun, Head of CAD (Computer-Aided Design) at VG Nicolaus, talks about his Career in the Cartonboard and Folding Carton Industry

Thomas Braun, a passionate packaging specialist with over three decades of experience, is the Head of CAD (Computer-Aided Design) at VG Nicolaus in Kempten, Germany.  VG Nicolaus is member of the Van Genechten Packaging Group, a leading offset printed folding carton manufacturer with headquarters in Belgium.  In this Q&A, Thomas shares his insights into his career journey, the exciting developments shaping the carton and cartonboard industry, and the rewarding aspects of working in this dynamic field.