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Jorge Murillo

Regional Manager, Latin America


Jorge has over 20 years of experience in the paper and paperboard industries where he has held a range of sales and business development leadership positions.  Currently, Jorge has responsibility for Latin America, where his dynamic team supports customers with a range of paperboard grades for packaging and commercial printing markets.  Jorge began his career with WestRock in 2008 as Sales Area Manager and expanded the company’s business in Mexico. In 2012, Jorge was promoted to Regional Manager of Latin America Consumer Paperboard. Prior to WestRock, his professional experience included working at Stora Enso, CellMark and Cartones Ponderosa. Jorge received a bachelor's degree in International Business, an MBA from Tecnologico de Monterrey and a Distinguished Certificate in General Management from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. In his free time, Jorge enjoys practicing and teaching yoga and meditation.



Packaging: Strengthening the Communication Across the Supply Chain: How Can I Get the Right Solution to the Right Customer?

Day 2

Wednesday, 15 August, 2018

  • Consumer trends and experience are driving buyers to want better packaging, more environmentally friendly packaging and cheaper packaging. There is a sense of collaboration between buyers and packaging innovators to make the consumer experience better. How are producers and suppliers responding to these trends?
  • The response from plastics: how are they innovating to compete with paper?