Eugenio Longo holds a Chemical Engineering degree from McGill University (Canada) and a Master’s in Polymer Science & Technology from the University of Ferrara (Italy).
In 1992, he joined Enichem Elastomeri (now Versalis) as a process/product development engineer. After 4 years he decided to move to the plastic converting industry, covering a similar role, at Grace Cryovac® food packaging division (now Sealed Air Corporation) European R&D centre located in Milan, Italy.
In 1999, he became manager of a process/product development group, which was instrumental to the introduction of several important Cryovac branded packaging systems. In 2007, he became Director of Sustainability, helping Sealed Air develop and implement their Smartlife® Sustainability Strategy and manage EU Affairs.
In May 2012, Eugenio had joined Borealis Strategy & Group Development team to head Sustainability & EU Affairs, in Brussels. Eugenio plays a key role in advancing PCEP (Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform).