‘ContactCHEM’ Feature Session - Hosted by BCMPA (The Association for Contract Manufacturing, Packing, Fulfilment & Logistics)

The benefits of outsourcing chemical manufacturing – a BCMPA hosted panel discussion around the value added by 3rd party manufacturing and the ways in which CMO’s help to find solutions for their customers.

Time & Location

Wednesday 15.00 to 15.30, Stage 4

BCMPA – The Association for Contract Manufacturing, Packing, Fulfilment and Logistics

About this session

The benefits of outsourcing chemical manufacturing – a BCMPA hosted panel discussion around the value added by 3rd party manufacturing and the ways in which CMO’s help to find solutions for their customers.

 

 

Panellists:

Panel Host: Emma Verkaik

Panel Host: Emma Verkaik

Membership & Marketing Director - BCMPA – The Association for Contract Manufacturing, Packing, Fulfilment and Logistics

Emma came from a background working with blue-chip companies in the advertising world, to running a large company in the contract manufacturing and packing industry. With her extensive experience in the process of 3rd party outsourcing, Emma is now focused on the BCMPA’s membership development and marketing.

Steve Meyer

Steve Meyer

Managing Director - Cod Beck Blenders

Steve’s experience covers roles across a number of industries, particularly the chemicals sector, having held positions in Europe and the USA for large multinational companies. A chemical engineering and MBA graduate, Steve is Managing Director at Cod Beck Blenders, which provide a range of toll and contract manufacturing services.

Dave Roberts

Dave Roberts

Managing Director, Rutpen Ltd.

Dave trained as an industrial pipe fitter/ welder, then studied Chemical Engineering @ Teeside University. When he joined Rutpen in the 90’s, it was a small contractor, mainly serving the metal treatment sector. The business has grown from a very small team to the large privately owned contract chemical manufacturer they are today. In business he’s passionate about quality, engineering standards and recycling. In his spare time Dave races a Datsun 240Z with the Classic Sports Car Club.

Martin Usher

Martin Usher

Managing Director - Grotech Production Ltd