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International Corrugated Case Association Elects Jan Klingele as Its New Chairman

Jan Klingele Jan Klingele is Managing Partner at Klingele Paper and Packaging Group.

June 2, 2020 - The International Corrugated Case Association (ICCA) Board of Directors elected Jan Klingele, Managing Partner at Klingele Paper and Packaging Group, as the Association's 2020-2021 chairman.

Additional officer elections include first vice chairman Mr. Michael Lafave, Kruger Packaging LP; second vice chairman Mr. Yosuke Kawamoto, Rengo Company Limited; immediate past chairman Mr. Thomas Hassfurther, Packaging Corporation of America; president, Mr. Dennis Colley; vice president of Europe, Ms. Angelika Christ; vice president of Asia, Mr. Ryo Hayama; and vice president of the Americas, Ms. Rachel Kenyon.

The association also acknowledged the approval of new Board members including Mr. Fady Gemayel of Gemayel Freres SAL representing the European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers (FEFCO); Mr. Jose Lewis, Global Packaging Group; Mr. Markus Gaertner, Mondi; and Mr. Yosuke Kawamoto, Rengo Company Limited representing Leadership Members.

Headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, the International Corrugated Case Association (ICCA) is a non-profit trade association of national and regional corrugated packaging trade associations from around the globe. Formed in 1961, the association works to advance the needs of the worldwide corrugated packaging industry. For further information, visit:

SOURCE: International Corrugated Case Association (ICCA)