Chief Executive Officer, Paper & Recycling
Divisional CEO Paper & Recycling
Colin joined DS Smith in March 2015 as the CEO of the Paper and Recycling divisions. He also has responsibility for all supply elements to the Packaging Division which include External Paper Procurement and Non Paper Procurement.
Colin started his career as a graduate recruit into Milliken and co, a global leader in Textile. For 25 years he worked at McBride plc where he held a number of senior positions including Supply chain Director of their Western European division, Managing Director of the UK Division and most latterly he was the Global COO . He is highly experienced in Operations, Logistics and General Management in the UK and across Europe. Colin is qualified coach and supports coaching and mentoring programs within businesses.