Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire, UK, 6th August 2019 – Softbox, a leading global innovator and provider of temperature control packaging and thermal covers for the life science and logistics industries, has announced the appointment of Kevin Valentine as Softbox’s new global CEO, effective 1st September 2019.
Consistent with the Softbox executive succession plan, Wayne Langlois, Global President of Softbox, will return to his former position as a board member for Softbox and will work in close collaboration with Kevin and his global leadership team to ensure the next wave of exciting Softbox growth.
Kevin Valentine has over 25 years of global executive leadership experience in the temperature control packaging and thermal covers solutions for the pharmaceutical industry. Kevin will ensure that the Softbox brand continues to expand its reputation for the highest quality product innovation and client service globally.
Wayne Langlois, President at Softbox, commented: “Kevin is a very experienced and well-respected industry leader and I’m delighted to appoint him as my successor in designing and executing our exciting growth plans.”
Commenting on his new role, Kevin Valentine added: “I’m excited to deliver on the opportunity to become Softbox’s global CEO. I look forward to working with our global team to lead the company to the next step of its strategic and financial success in the market.”
Softbox is an award-winning temperature control packaging innovator that has been designing and producing high performance passive temperature control packaging solutions for over 20 years. We offer consistent quality to our clients from our strategically located global manufacturing sites throughout Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific.
We have formed long standing partnerships with the world’s leading pharmaceutical, clinical research, biotech and logistics companies, and apply innovative thinking to overcome the challenges that our clients face in managing the Cold Chain when shipping temperature sensitive clinical trial and commercialised products.
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