Leadership 

The ICCA Board of Directors consists of the officers and the directors shown below. The association bylaws prescribe the following selected representation: up to two directors each from the European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers (FEFCO) and the Fibre Box Association (FBA). All other association members have one director each. Individual companies that are Leadership Members may also designate one director each. 

ICCA Legal Counsel is present at all meetings. View agendas and minutes from Board of Directors’ and Executive Committee meetings here.

Officers

Serving from 2022-2023.

Chairman
Mr. Michael Lafave
Sr VP/COO – Containerboard & Packaging
Kruger Inc.

Second Vice Chairman

 

President
Mr. Dennis Colley
President
International Corrugated Case Association (ICCA)

Vice President of the Americas
Mrs. Rachel Kenyon
Senior Vice President
Fibre Box Association (FBA)

First Vice Chairman
Mr. Yosuke Kawamoto
Representative Director President & COO
Rengo Company Limited

Immediate Past Chairman
Dr. Jan Klingele
Managing Partner
Klingele Paper & Packaging Group

Vice President Asia
Mr. Ryo Hayama
Managing Director
Japan Corrugated Case Association

Vice President Europe
Ms. Eleni Despotou
Secretary General
European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers (FEFCO)

Board of Directors

Serving from 2022-2023.

Mr. Guillermo Muller
Cartocor S.A.

Mr. Charles Malo
Cascades Containerboard Packaging

Mr. Frank Cheng
Cheng Loong Group
Representing: CTCCA

Mr. Stefano Rossi
DS Smith Packaging

Mr. Brandon Bennett
Georgia-Pacific LLC

Mr. Jose Guillermo Lewis
Global Packaging Group Corp.

Mr. Victor Mesalles
Grupo Comeca

Mrs. Aimee Gregg
International Paper

Mr. Markus Gaertner
Mondi

Mr. Kazutaka Sekino
Oji Container Co., Ltd

Mr. Jim Keller
Rengo Company Limited
Directors Emeritus

Mrs. Cathy Foley
Pratt Industries

Mr. Saverio Mayer
Smurfit Kappa Europe

Mr. Yuji Suzuki
Tri-Wall Limited

Mr. John O’Neal
WestRock Company

Ms. Kim Nelson
Royal Containers Ltd
Representing: AICC

Mr. Gonzalo Velasquez
President
Representing: ACCCSA

Mrs. Gabriella Michelucci
Klabin S.A.
Representing: ABPO

Mr. Serge Desgagnes
Kruger
Representing: CCCA

Mr. Tom Hassfurther
Packaging Corporation of America

 

Dr. Fady Gemayel
President of FEFCO
Representing: FEFCO

Mr. Vincent Mathias
Velvin Paper Products
Representing: FCBM

Mr. Mike Fiterman
Liberty Diversified Industries
Representing: FBA

Mr. John Kelley
Dusobox Corporation
Representing: FBA

Mr. Kirit Modi
Horizon Packs
Representing: ICCMA

Mr. Hideo Saito
Tomoku Co., Ltd
Representing: JCCA

Mr. Jose Soares
Klabin S.A.

Mr. Mohnish Rikhy
United Carton Industries Company

Mr. Eduardo Posada
Grupo Gondi

Legal Counsel

Mr. David Simon
Attorney

Foley & Lardner LLP

Past Chairmen

Current – 2020
2020 – 2017
2017 – 2015
2015 – 2013
2013 – 2011
2011 – 2009
2009 – 2007
2007 – 2005
2005 – 2003
2003 – 2001
2001 – 1999
1999 – 1997
1997 – 1995
1995 – 1993
1993 – 1992
1992 – 1991
1991 – 1990
1990 – 1989
1989 – 1988
1988 – 1987
1987 – 1986
1986 – 1985

* Deceased

Jan Klingele – Germany
Tom Hassfurther – USA
Jose Soares – Brazil
Frank Cheng – Taiwan
Tony Smurfit – Ireland
Marc-Andre Depin – Canada
Miguel Sampol Pou – Brazil
Kiyoshi Otsubo – Japan
Frits Beurskens – Netherlands
Eric MI. Capra* – Costa Rica
W. B. Howes – USA
M.W.J. Smurfit – Ireland
W. H. Swisshelm – USA
I. Willis – South Africa
J. Christa* – Netherlands
R. J. Glick – USA
K. Hasegawa* – Japan
J. A. Martins – Portugal
T. W. Haiplik* – Canada
R. W. Stone* – USA
P. L. Visconti – Italy
B. Van Essen – Australia

1985 – 1984
1984 – 1983
1983 – 1981
1981 – 1980
1980 – 1979
1979 – 1978
1978 – 1977
1977 – 1976
1976 – 1975
1975 – 1974
1974 – 1973
1973 – 1972
1972 – 1971
1971 – 1970
1970 – 1969
1969 – 1968
1968 – 1967
1967 – 1966
1966 – 1964
1964 – 1963
1963 – 1961

D. L. Page – USA
K. Schelling – Switzerland
R. Kato* – Japan
F. Schoeber* – West Germany
W. Laimbeer, Sr.* – USA
J. A. Santos – Mexico
J. D. Riisoen – Norway
J. H. Waechter – USA
C. Gansworthy – Australia
R. Chevrel – France
D. B. Pooley* – USA
E. H. Gibson – Canada
E. Schcolnik – Argentina
P. S. C. Ellis – Great Britain
C. S. Wolf* – USA
J. D. Bos* – Netherlands
E. D. Dodd* – USA
N. Edholm* – Sweden
R. N. Hoerner* – USA
W.F. Klingele* – West Germany
J. H. Stone* – USA

Past Presidents/Secretary Generals

Current – 2016
2016 – 2011
2011 – 2008
2008 – 2006
2006 – 1995
1995 – 1961

* Deceased

Dennis J. Colley
Carl Bohm
Jim Keller
Heather Marshall
Bruce Benson
Tom Muldoon*