Michael Hanratty

Michael Hanratty

VP of Global Operations & Biz. Dev

Michael joins TIPA with significant background in Commercial & Business Development roles. He has held numerous leading positions in Marketing, R&D, and Segment and Technology development, and became a member of the APPE Executive board in 2009.

He holds 20 years of experience in the packaging sectors for Food, Beverage, Household & Personal Care and Industrial products across UK, Europe, Asia and USA, including leading Commercial activities, Business Partnerships, R & D, Sales and Marketing for several of the world’s largest packaging companies in plastics – rigid and flexible, paper, board, labelling & glass solutions.

Michael led Commercial activities at Plastipak, APPE, LSB, Amcor, SAPPI and LINPAC Group.

Michael studied Business, Marketing & Management at CCAT, Cambridge and the Open University (UK), holding certificate in Management and Dip. in Business & Marketing