Beverage multi-packaging manufacturer WaveGrip has appointed Paulo Catalão as its sales and business development manager for the EMEA region, as it looks to build on opportunities in new international markets.

Catalão has worked in the packaging sector for Saint-Gobain and Global Closure Systems and was previously a sales manager for RPC Group. He said: “Joining WaveGrip in this new role is the perfect career opportunity for me. Not only will I be able to use my years of experience to help build sales of WaveGrip’s revolutionary multi-packing solution, but I also get to directly support customers as we implement each new project across EMEA.”

Aaron McIvor, WaveGrip managing director, added: “The beverage industry is growing at a rapid rate and having key personnel such as Paulo at WaveGrip means we are more than ready to meet the demands for our sustainable multi-packing solution. Paulo has the perfect mix of industry experience and sales skills to support our new beverage customers and ensure that each WaveGrip installation is a complete success.”