Sealed Air announces nomination of Françoise Colpron to Board of Directors
3 April 2019
Sealed Air Corporation has nominated for election to the Company’s Board of Directors, at Sealed Air’s 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. With her election, the Board will have nine members, eight of whom are independent.
Ms. Colpron, 48, is Valeo North American President. Valeo is an automotive supplier and technology company that provides products and systems that help reduce CO2 emissions and develop autonomous and connected driving. Ms. Colpron oversees Valeo’s activities in the United States, Mexico and Canada. She has served as Valeo North America President since 2008 and joined the company in 1998 in the legal department where she first served as Legal Director for the Climate Control branch in Paris, France, and as General Counsel for North and South America from 2005 to 2015.
Ms. Colpron was recognized twice by Automotive News as one of the ‘100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry.’ In 2016, Crain’s Detroit Business named her one of the ‘100 Most Influential Women in Michigan,’ a list that includes leaders in business, academia, non-profits and public policy.
“We are excited for Françoise’s nomination to the Board. She is a highly qualified leader and brings a wealth of global business and operational experience to our Board,” says Ted Doheny, President and CEO of Sealed Air. “We are confident Francoise will make immediate contributions to support our efforts as we continue on our path to reinvent SEE and drive earnings power."