The Board of Spicers Limited has appointed David Martin as its new CEO. This appointment is the result of an extensive executive search by the company following the resignation Mr Andy Preece earlier this year. Mr Martin will commence in the role on 18 July 2016, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.
David Martin joins Spicers after a long and distinguished career with Avery Dennison, a NYSE listed multinational company that specialises in providing materials and solutions in the packaging, label, reflective and graphics segments. During his 23 years at Avery Dennison, David managed divisions of this group across Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the USA. His most recent role was Vice President and General Manager, ASEAN, Australia and New Zealand.
Spicers (formerly PaperlinX Limited) is a merchant group with market leading positions in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Spicers offers the full suite of solutions to the printing and graphic arts industry – incorporating sign and display, commercial print products, industrial packaging, hardware, digital media, label and packaging products.