Wayne M. Hewett is Former Chief Executive Officer of Klöckner Pentaplast Europe. In this role, Hewett leads one of the world’s largest suppliers of films for pharmaceutical, medical devices, food, electronics and general packaging.
Prior to serving as CEO, Hewett was the President & CEO, Arysta Lifescience. Hewett contributed his leadership to critical roles including: Vice President, Supply Chain and Operations for GE worldwide, President and CEO of Momentive Performance Materials Inc., President and CEO of GE Advanced Materials and served as a member of GE’s Corporate Executive Council.
Hewett began his career with GE in 1986 as a member of the Manufacturing Management Program with assignments at GE Simulation & Control Systems and GE Aircraft Engines. In 1998, Hewett was named General Manager, Global Six Sigma Quality for GE Plastics.
Hewett holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering, both from Stanford University.