Gary Robinson is leading BillerudKorsnäs USA in the development of novel packaging technologies focused on advancing sustainability with natural and renewable materials. As a graduate from Michigan State University School of Packaging, Gary has over 20 years’ experience leading development for major brands & retailers. Gary enjoys tackling challenges through the lens of innovation & leadership by collaboration. Having lead packaging teams for The Home Depot, Kraft Foods, Newell Rubbermaid, and Amway; Gary is well versed in a wide range of converting technologies & manufacturing equipment. Further, he has also held a variety of leadership positions in Engineering, Operations, Purchasing, Quality Assurance, Project Management, & Marketing. This experience is highly valued and provides a working knowledge within cross-functional teams and the experience of ‘walking a mile in someone’s shoes’. Gary would like to extend a warm and open offer to connect, collaborate, and innovate for a sustainable future.