MD, Transcend Packaging
As the Managing Director of Transcend Packaging Ltd, Mr. Lorenzo Angelucci has over 25 years of experience managing complex packaging operations, increasing sales, leading manufacturing expansions, developing brands and utilizing high-technology manufacturing techniques. His management career has been highlighted by a 21 year tenure with the Seda International Packaging Group, an industry leader in the manufacture of folding cartons, drink cups and other flexible packaging solutions. He is the former Managing Director of both Seda UK and Seda North America, where he ran an organization with a combined sales turnover of $200 million annually and helped achieve significant sales growth throughout his tenure. This role encompassed full management direction of a complex packaging operation including the daily management of over 560 employees.
A recognized leader in the packaging sector, Mr. Angelucci has been a frequent speaker before the British Printing Industry Federation, the British Plastic Federation and the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Packaging Manufacturing Industry. Mr. Angelucci also has extensive experience working on programs to enhance packaging quality and waste mitigation, as he was responsible for quality systems, standards and implementation across the Seda Group (prior to his appointment as Managing Director) leading to significant cost reductions. Under Dr. Angelucci’s leadership, the McDonald’s Corporation recognized Seda as their “UK Supplier of the Year” in 2006 and he was also given the “Three Legs of Stool” award for leadership by the same organization, the following year. Mr. Angelucci is a Doctor in Chemistry from the University of Milan.