US-based provider of full-service packaging solutions, Constar International has appointed Grant Beard as its new President and Chief Executive Officer, and as a Director.
Grant Beard is succeeding Ruth Mack who has been serving as the company’s interim President and Chief Executive Officer since April 2010. Following a transition period, Mack will return as an outside Director of Constar’s Board of Directors, on which she has served since May 2009.
Beard comes to Constar from Anderson Group, the private equity firm out of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan where he was a Partner.
Prior to that he was the President, CEO and Director of publicly-traded TriMas and he served many other companies earlier in his career.
Constar International is a global producer and supplier of PET (polyethylene terephthalate) plastic containers for food and beverages.