Crystal Lake, Illinois, May 1, 2019 — AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR), announced today that Isabel Marey-Semper has joined Aptar’s Board of Directors.
Isabel is a trained scientist and experienced transformation leader who was most recently the Executive Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs and General Manager for L’Oréal. Prior to that, Isabel was the Chief Financial Officer of Groupe PSA (Peugeot Citroën) and has also held a senior executive roles at the multinational company, Saint-Gobain. She also served on the board of Nokia for several years.
Stephan Tanda, Aptar President and CEO, stated, “We are thrilled to welcome Isabel Marey-Semper to our Board. As a trained scientist and experienced transformation leader, Isabel brings tremendous breadth and depth of experience. She has deep insights into the French business culture and, at the same time, a strong grasp of global business imperatives. She will be a great addition to our Board.”
Commenting on Aptar’s Board membership, George Fotiades, Chairman of the Board, explained, “We have an exceptionally strong, truly international and diverse Board of Directors at Aptar. Our directors are highly experienced, reflective of, and deeply knowledgeable about, the markets we serve and the strategies we pursue. With 40% of our Board consisting of female directors, we are proud to be among the companies leading the way towards gender balance on corporate boards.”
Isabel holds a Master of Science degree, an MBA and a PhD degree in Neuro-Pharmacology. Isabel is also a Director for Damae Medical, a medical company focused on diagnosing skin tumors without the need for a biopsy; Imagine Institute, a medical research organization focused on the treatment of genetic diseases; and the Inria Foundation, a research organization dedicated to digital science and technology.