Food Matters Live 2020, 13-14 October, Convention Centre, 02 InterContinental

Head of Technical, RAP

Kevin Vyse

Kevin’s career has spanned three decades and includes work with packaging manufacturers, brands and retailers as well as with research and development businesses. He is a qualified Industrial Designer and Packaging Technologist and has remained at the heart of the packaging industry throughout his career having been a board member of DEFRAS’s Advisory Committee on Packaging during the consultations, a board member of Recoup and currently serving on the board of the On Pack Recycling Label company. He is passionate about the opportunities in the Circular Economy and has worked with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation on the New Plastics Economy programme as well as with HRH Prince Charles’s Sustainability Unit. 6 years ago he joined M&S and was central to the development of their packaging and plastics strategy before heading to his current role as Head of Technology at Rapid Action Packaging, dedicated to removing avoidable plastics.