Juan Luís Martínez Arteaga
Chief Executive Officer
Juan Luís has been leading Schur Flexibles as CEO since the end of 2021. He joined the group as COO in 2018.
Juan Luis encourages his team to live up to the group’s purpose of being a frontrunner in the industry by constantly expanding their technological competences and innovation capabilities to drive change towards sustainable protective packaging solutions. This organisational set-up provides the basis for value creation and ensures customer satisfaction.
As a leader, he empowers high-performance teams to generate sustained growth in the industrial sector. His ambition is to realise strategic projects and deliver strong results while keeping or making processes lean and efficient. Juan Luís is a team-player, promoting interaction and entrepreneurship. With his focus on transparency and best-practice management, he is speeding up the Group’s transformation to reduce its ecological footprint and to pave the way for a circular economy.
Juan Luis brings in an unrivalled expertise in operations and process optimisation based on his long-term international management experience in packaging and building materials as well as automotive industries.
Chief Sales Officer
Marek is an internationally experienced manager in the flexible packaging industry: In his nearly 30 years with Schur Flexibles, he has held various positions, including the role of Sales Unit Head, and contributed significantly to the Group’s success. Furthermore, as Managing Director, he ensured the successful market position and development of the Group’s production plants.
Specialising in cross culture communication and social sciences, Marek is also an internationally renowned lecturer. With his intercultural leadership skills, Marek is strengthening international teams and successfully driving innovation and transformation processes.
Chief Financial Officer
Mathias joined the group as CFO at the beginning of 2022, bringing in his long-term experience in finance, management and change management in different industries in Europe, Asia and the US to further drive the profitable growth of Schur Flexibles. In his role as CFO, Mathias follows his passion for performance with a strong hands-on approach and a dedication to a close cooperation with colleagues across all departments.
As CFO, Mathias demonstrates profound know-how in accounting, controlling, tax, treasury and risk management, which he connects with his strengths in business development to implement strategies for commercial excellence.
In the course of his international management career, Mathias has always been working in diverse teams, leading them with trust, transparency and appreciation. Before joining Schur Flexibles, Mathias was Finance Director at Sempermed, Managing Director of entities in Asia, US and Europe, Head of Business Development at Semperit AG Holding as well as Investment Manager at B&C Industrieholding.