About The Speaker
Simon Weston – CPI
Simon Weston has spent more than 25 years working in the paper packaging industry, where he has held senior positions in the papermaking, box making and recycling sectors. In 2015 he joined the Confederation of Paper Industries, where he has responsibility for secondary raw materials, sustainability and circular economy. He is a member of Defra’s Advisory Committee on Packaging and has chaired Zero Waste Scotland’s Circular Economy Investment Fund. He holds degrees from the Universities of Oxford and Birmingham and an MBA, and is a Member of CIWM.