RIBBLE Packaging, the Oldham-based packaging solutions company, is delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Charnock as a Non-Executive Advisor.
Mark is currently Managing Director of the social enterprise, Gone for Good, which runs a smartphone app to help people reuse and recycle unwanted goods by arranging collection of them by national and local retail charities across the UK.
He was for many years a top-ranked retail and financial analyst in the City, where he worked for Investec and ING Charterhouse.
Prior to that he worked in the retail industry in business development roles in the UK, North America and across Europe, and is also a qualified solicitor.
Now, Mark joins Ribble Packaging, who offer a number of environmentally-focussed packaging solutions to retailers and other businesses.
He said: “I’m looking forward to working with Ribble. At the heart of what they do is trying to provide packaging solutions which reduce waste, promote sustainability and help the environment.
“It resonates with my interests in encouraging re-use and recycling as well as Corporate and Social Responsibility.”
Stephen Rector, Managing Director of Ribble Packaging Ltd, said: “We are delighted Mark has agreed to work with us as a Non-Executive Adviser.
“Corporate and Social Responsibility (CSR) and promoting sustainability is integral to who we are as a company.
“Having the benefit of Mark’s advice will deepen our understanding of how we can help our customers save money through innovative and environmentally-friendly packaging products and services.”
Find out more about Ribble Packaging on their website: http://ribble-pack.co.uk