Tony Smurfit appointed CEO at SKG

Tony Smurfit appointed CEO at SKG

Paper-based packaging manufacturing firm Smurfit Kappa Group has announced that Tony Smurfit has succeeded Gary McGann as group CEO with effect from today.

Liam O’Mahony, SKG Chairman, said: "The board would like to thank Gary for his substantial contribution in leading the Group over the last 13 years and wishes him well in his retirement.

"The board looks forward to the Group’s next phase of growth and development under Tony’s leadership."

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