TAMPA, FL – Anchor Glass Container Corporation (“Anchor Glass”) announced today that Wendy Larrison has joined the company as Chief Human Resources Officer and Vice President at the corporate headquarters in Tampa, FL.
Prior to joining Anchor Glass, Larrison held positions as a strategic human resource leader and executive with Triad Retail Media and Gerdau Long Steel North America. Larrison brings over 20 years of expertise as a transformational leader through aligning people, culture and business strategies to elevate and execute the company vision and plan.
“We are very pleased to welcome Wendy to the Anchor Glass Senior leadership team,” CEO Nipesh Shah said. “Wendy has extensive experience in creating performance driven culture in a manufacturing environment. I am confident that Wendy will help us advance our Human Resource capabilities and leverage global best practices to ensure that Anchor has the right talent and culture to progress our objectives.”
About Anchor Glass
Anchor Glass is a leading North American manufacturer of premium glass packaging products. Anchor Glass has long-standing relationships with blue chip companies across the beer, liquor, food, beverage, ready-to-drink and consumer end-markets. The Company employs approximately 2,000 people and operates six glass manufacturing facilities located in Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Minnesota, New York and Oklahoma. For more information, please visit www.anchorglass.com
CVC Capital Partners is a leading private equity and investment advisory firm. Founded in 1981, CVC today has a network of 23 offices and approximately 400 employees throughout Europe, Asia and the U.S. To date, CVC has secured commitments of over US$107 billion from some of the world’s leading institutional investors across its private equity and credit strategies. In total, CVC currently manages over US$65 billion of assets. Today, funds managed or advised by CVC are invested in 50 companies worldwide, employing c.310,000 people in numerous countries. Together, these companies have combined annual sales of over US$70 billion. For further information about CVC please visit: www.cvc.com
About BA Glass
Headquartered in Porto (Portugal), BA Glass is a leading European player in the glass packaging industry. In 2016, BA Glass achieved €581 million of sales and €191 million of EBITDA. BA Glass currently operates 12 glass manufacturing plants located in Portugal, Spain, Poland, Germany, Greece, Bulgaria and Romania. It produces 8.7 billion glass containers yearly and employs 3,800 people, after the acquisition of Agenda Glass in 2016, and that of Yioula Glass in early 2017. For further information about BA Glass please visit: www.baglass.com
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