Portucel Soporcel appoints new CEO
| 12 March, 2014
Diogo António Rodrigues da Silveira will take over as Chief Executive Officer of Portucel Soporcel as from April 1.
The Portuguese paper manufacturer said that it will continue to pursue the strategy that has been implemented to date in all its aspects and will strengthen its international expansion.
Diogo da Silveira has completed his education at École Centrale de Lille, France and holds a MBA from INSEAD. He started his career at the Japanese industrial group Shin Etsu Handotai, the world’s largest producer of materials for semi-conductors. He was also a partner of Mckinsey & Co, Executive Vice-President of Sonaecom, Board Member of Sonae Indústria, SGPS and President of ONI SGPS in Portugal and Spain. Until now he acted as Chief Executive Officer of Açoreana Insurance Company.