The Multivac Inc. Board of Directors has appointed Jim Campbell, formerly the managing director of Multivac U.K. Limited., as the new president/CEO of Multivac, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri.
Campbell joined the company in 1992, and held a variety of positions prior to his 2011 appointment as managing director of the company’s U.K. operation. He brings to Multivac’s U.S. operation over 20 years of Multivac business experience and a wealth of packaging industry expertise, the company said in a press release.
“In looking toward the future growth of Multivac Inc., we believe Mr. Campbell has the management expertise required to advance the organization. We look forward to Jim’s contributions and supporting him and the entire team at Multivac,” stated Mr. Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, CEO/Chairman of the Board of Management, Multivac Sepp Haggenmüller GmbH & Co. KG, Wolfertschwenden, Germany.
Campbell first qualified as an Engineer in mechanical and production engineering from Bristol Polytechnic and later earned his master’s degree in business administration from University of the West of England. He and his family will reside in Kansas City.