During its recent annual meeting in Athens, Greece, the European Printing Ink Association (EuPIA) announced its new management team. Felipe Mellado, corporate vice president, marketing and technology, Sun Chemical Europe, has been appointed as the association's new chairman.
Mr. Mellado follows Peter Koivula, Flint Group vice chairman, who had been head of EuPIA for the last two years. Herbert Forker, CEO of Siegwerk Druckfarben, is EuPIA's new vice chairman. Dr. Martin Kanert, deputy executive director of the German VdMi (Verband der Mineralfarbenindustrie) has been appointed to the newly created position of the association's executive manager.