Closure Systems International (CSI) announced that Jenna Rowe has joined the company in the newly created position of Global Sustainability Lead. Rowe is an experienced environmental, social, governance (ESG) professional with extensive global expertise working with companies and investors to develop growth strategies which also drive sustainability outcomes. Rowe is responsible for the development and implementation of Closure Systems International’s sustainability strategy, goals, and reporting.
“CSI is cognizant of the significant sustainability challenges facing the plastics industry and is committed to having a positive impact on the environment, our customers, our people, consumers, and local communities. Our program is anchored by a comprehensive sustainability strategy, which is embedded in our core business strategy, prioritizing three Impact Pathways: Product Stewardship, Responsible and Efficient Operations, and Partnerships for sustainable progress. Bringing Jenna onto the team, will allow CSI to integrate these Impact Pathways through our culture, compliance and collaboration,” said Richard Burt, Vice President of Business Development at CSI.
The decision to create the Global Sustainability Lead role is significant for CSI, and the clients we serve, demonstrating our commitment to creating circular economies in the plastics packaging industry. “At CSI, we are committed to being responsible stewards of our environment and this dedicated sustainability role is critical to our efforts. We are excited to have Jenna on board,” Burt added.
CSI is collectively working to advance ambitious sustainable packaging goals as an active member of the U.S. Plastics Pact, Sustainable Packaging Coalition, The Association of Plastic Recyclers, and champion of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Rowe will be responsible for aligning sustainability goals and initiatives with our corporate commitments and industry partnerships and will serve as CSI’s subject matter expert in sustainability data, legislation, market trends and consumer demands.