Graham Chipchase joined Rexam in February 2003 as Finance Director and a member of the Board. He moved to an operational role as Group Director Plastic Packaging in 2005, before becoming Chief Executive in January 2010. He is also a member of the board of AstraZeneca. Prior to Rexam, he was Finance Director of GKN PLC's Aerospace Services business, the automotive and aerospace engineering group.
David Robbie joined Rexam's Board as Finance Director in October 2005. Prior to Rexam, he was Chief Financial Officer at Royal P&O Nedlloyd and a member of the board. He held similar financial positions in both CMG and Invensys. David is also a trustee of Aldeburgh Music.
David Gibson joined Rexam in 1989 as European Legal Counsel and assumed his role of Company Secretary and Director of Legal Affairs in 1996. He is also a Director of Rexam Pension Trustees Limited and Secretary of Rexam's Remuneration, Nomination and Audit and Risk Committees. Prior to Rexam, he was a solicitor and practiced with DLA, a City law firm.
Nikki Rolfe joined Rexam in 2008 as VP Human Resources, Beverage Can Europe & Asia and was appointed Group HR Director in January 2013. Before joining Rexam, Nikki was HR Director for L'Oréal's Asia Zone and prior to that, she held senior HR positions in Whitbread, a UK leisure company, and J Sainsbury, a leading UK food retailer.
Craig Jones joined Rexam in 2001 as Financial Analyst for Beverage Can Europe & Asia. In 2002, he became plant manager at Milton Keynes and more recently was General Director for Beverage Can Russia. Craig assumed his current role as Sector Director of the recently formed Africa, Middle East & Asia sector in January 2013. Before Rexam, Craig worked as a Business Performance Analyst for The Post Office.
Iain Percival joined Rexam in 2004 and became Supply Chain Director for Rexam Glass (divested 2007) in 2005. Iain was promoted to Group Supply Chain Director in 2007 and Group Enterprise Risk Director in 2010. In January 2013, he assumed his current position as Sector Director, Europe. Prior to Rexam, Iain spent 11 years with Toyota in various procurement roles.
Rich Grimley joined Rexam in 2001 as VP of Manufacturing. Rich was Chief Operating Officer for both Beverage Can North and South America, as well as Sector Director, Beverage Can North America before assuming his current position as Group Director, Operations in 2015. Prior to Rexam, he worked for National Can, American National Can, Reynolds Metals and Ball Corporation. He was also a principal owner of Bev-Pak, Inc., a beverage can manufacturer.
Carlos Medeiros joined Rexam in 2012 as Sector Director, South America. Prior to Rexam, Carlos worked for MEMC/SunEdison, a global solar energy business, and Pilkington NSG, a global glass solutions business where he held the role of VP for Solar and Commercial Building Products worldwide.
Claude Marbach joined Rexam as an engineer in Beverage Cans, North America in 1992. He held a number of increasingly senior positions before taking the role of VP Supply Chain and IM for Beverage Cans, North America in 2011. In 2012 he became VP Sales and Marketing for Beverage Cans, North America and in 2015 assumed the role of Sector Director, North America.
We will continue to invest in order to support growth. Investment in organic growth or acquisitions will be determined by where we see the best opportunities to grow with good returns over time. To ensure that we continue to create value for shareholders, 15% ROCE will remain our target through the cycle.
The achievement of our strategy is contingent on us having a strong, world class organisation where everyone is engaged to achieve our goals and has the right tools, incentives and motivation to be the best.