GattiHR recruits Jeff Hawkins as WestRock’s new Senior Director, Human Resources – Corrugated Container. J.L. Baker and Jessica Bukovac led this search.
WestRock (NYSE:WRK) partners with their customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s team members support customers around the world from locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. A $20B market leader, formed by the merger of MeadWestvaco and RockTenn in 2015, WestRock is the second largest American packaging company.
Reporting to the Vice President, Human Resources for the entire Corrugated Business Unit, the Senior Director, Human Resources will partner closely with leadership within the Container business, a $7B 12,000 employee, global unit within WestRock’s Corrugated Packaging Segment. As a member of the Container Leadership Team, the successful candidate will be a business and thought partner to the Executive Vice President and Business Unit Leadership regarding its continued evolution. This person will develop people strategies and execute upon those strategies to enable the business to meet its goals and objectives.