Olympus-owned Liqui-Box hires Simon Waller as general manager

Liqui-Box, a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, hired Simon Waller as general manager, Europe/Middle East/Africa. Waller was previously an executive at Scholle IPN and Supreme Corq and will be based in Breda, The Netherlands. Liqui-Box provides packaging for the delivery of liquid and semi-liquid products.

PRESS RELEASE

RICHMOND, Va., June 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Liqui-Box announced today they have hired Simon Waller to serve as General Manager, Europe/Middle East/Africa (“EMEA”).  Simon’s 25 years of leadership experience in the industry, combined with his business development and operations expertise, are ideally suited to lead the strategic expansion of the Liqui-Box brand in the EMEA markets, with particular focus on Europe.

“We are excited to have Simon join our executive team at Liqui-Box.  He will be instrumental in executing our strategy to further expand our business in the EMEA regions,” commented Ken Swanson, President and CEO of Liqui-Box.

Prior to joining Liqui-Box, Simon held executive positions with Scholle IPN and Supreme Corq.  He will be based in Breda, The Netherlands.

For more information on products and services from Liqui-Box please visit www.liquibox.com.

About Liqui-Box:

Liqui-Box is the leading innovator of sustainable packaging solutions for quick, fresh and cost efficient delivery of liquid and semi-liquid products.  The company manufactures bag-in-box flexible packaging and pouches to serve a wide variety of global industries, including dairy, beverage, food and non-food markets.  Applications include fountain beverage syrup, milkshake mix, coffee drinks, pump-able liquid foods such as concentrates and sauces, as well as non-food products like oils and paints.  Liqui-Box offers the fastest filling equipment in the industry, along with consumable packaging, including film substrates, bags with fitments, and pouches.  Liqui-Box is a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, a Stamford based middle market private equity firm with over 25 years of experience improving and growing packaging and other businesses.