“Mativ is at a pivotal point as we begin our first full year as a newly combined company. We are executing on the merger synergies, have a clear strategy for growth and a great opportunity to reposition our company for the future,” said Julie Schertell, president and chief executive officer of Mativ. “As the leader of our finance organisation, Greg will have a critical role in helping us achieve our ambition, drive growth, and deliver value to our stakeholders. I have worked with Greg for many years, have tremendous respect for his leadership and knowledge of our industry, and am pleased to have the opportunity to partner with him as our CFO. I am very confident in his ability to lead our best-in-class finance organisation and steward our strong financial performance for years to come.”
Mativ Holdings, Inc has announced that Greg Weitzel will be the new global chief financial officer, succeeding Andrew Wamser. Weitzel will take on the role on April 2, 2023, and will lead the company’s financial capabilities and services. Mativ Holdings is a global leader in specialty materials, manufacturing critical components and engineered solutions.
Weitzel is a results-oriented strategic and collaborative leader with extensive experience driving value creation and supporting revenue growth through identifying trends and providing forward-thinking insights that improve decision-making. He has an established history of building successful teams and processes and forming business partnerships across functions and with key leaders to accelerate improved profitability. Weitzel has served as Mativ’s vice president of Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) since the creation of the company in July 2022 from the merger of Neenah, Inc and SWM International. Since 2013, he has held progressive senior finance roles with Neenah, Inc and prior to that with Georgia-Pacific Corporation, including leading the company’s FP&A organisation and holding business unit finance supply chain leadership roles.
“Mativ is an incredible organisation filled with strong leaders and great stewards of business from around the world,” said Weitzel. “I am thrilled to take the helm of our financial operations, continuing our track record of strong financial performance, delivering against our goals, and creating the path for long-term value creation for our stakeholders.”
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