Marco van Valburg studied mecanical engineering before joining the glass industry, specifically the tableware industry in 1988 as a trainee. With support of several additional courses in management aspect and several jobs, specific projects developed into leadership positions since 1994. Plant management since 1997 on the Leerdam tableware plant until 2014 with several additional tasks to manage the organisation during all its changes. A big interest to discover with teams new possibilities and transform these into sustained ways of working with real results. Although product development might be a nr 1 in this aspect, all areas can be supported/lead by Marco...project management and motivating leadership being key.
VP Engineering Libbey EMEA Secr General VNG (Dutch Glass Association)