French synthetic paper specialist Arjobex has appointed Sim Bean Low as director of business development for the Asia-Pacific region.
Low is joining the team after serving as director of specials for Asia-Pacific at UPM Raflatac. She held many leading roles in UPM Raflatac in the past 13 years, including product management, quality assurance, product development, sales management, creation and implementation of business strategy in Southeast Asia and Asia-Pacific regions.
‘With the incorporation of MDV’s product range, Arjobex has renowned ambitions. Sim Bean’s vast experience in the new market expansion will be an asset for Arjobex in the Asia-Pacific region. Her proven track record of success in the ability to deeply understand new markets, key players, the ultra-competitive landscape and customer needs as well as her years of industry experience will be vital to the continued growth of Arjobex in the region,’ commented Louis Rouhaud, global marketing director of Arjobex.
Before UPM Raflatac, and upon graduation from university, Low started as a polymer chemist in a PP film manufacturing firm in Malaysia, Stenta Films, where she led PP film development activities serving various end-uses such as food, beverage, and cigarette outer wraps.
‘It would be an exciting journey for Arjobex in Asia-Pacific moving forward, and I am delighted to be part of the team contributing to the growth and success in this region,’ commented Low on her appointment.