Christoph has been with ALPLA since 2012. He is the Director of Corporate Strategy, Sustainability & Circular Economy. Within his scope of responsibility, he is also in charge of topics concerning public affairs.
ALPLA is one of the leading companies in the field of innovative plastic packaging solutions and recycling services.
Christoph is a member of the board of the German association for plastics packaging IK Industrievereinigung Kunststoffverpackungen and active in several other associations and initiatives that drive a circular economy and the New Plastics Economy.
Before joining ALPLA, he worked for almost 10 years with different responsibilities in other sectors of the packaging industry. Christoph has several years of additional experience in the consulting business.
His academic background is business administration and mechanical engineering at the Technical University Berlin, including studies at the University of California, Berkeley. He holds a PhD from the University of St Gallen (HSG), where he was also responsible for research and consulting in the fields of logistics and e-business.
His passion is to drive new ideas and change in organisations, with a holistic view of systems, including goals, processes, measures and motivating people to join in.