“I am pleased that Mike is joining our executive management team at Bemis. He is an accomplished leader who will play a key role in driving improved financial performance throughout our organization,” said William F. Austen, president and CEO of Bemis Company. “Mike’s industry expertise, along with his broad functional and business background, will serve Bemis well as we execute our growth strategy.”
Clauer joins Bemis from BWAY Corporation, a supplier of metal and rigid plastic containers, where he had been executive vice president and CFO since 2009. Before joining BWAY, he held a number of positions with increasing responsibility at Apogee Enterprises, Inc., including CFO, executive vice president of operations, and president of several business units. Previously, Clauer served as CFO at Open Port Technology and at Budget Group Inc. and also held various financial positions at PepsiCo.