Aptar Group has appointed a new executive vice-president of its Global General Counsel.
Kimberly Y. Chainey will take on the role, effective 27 July, and will become responsible for the company’s global legal affairs and a member of Aptar’s Executive Committee.
Chainey brings more than 15 years of international and domestic experience advising c-suite executives and boards of directors of Global 100 and Fortune 100 companies, venture companies and government entities. She has held progressively senior roles with law firms and companies such as Morgan Lewis, The Hershey Company, Avis and most recently Panasonic Avionics Corporation as their vice-president and general counsel.
In addition to her extensive experience, Chainey holds an A.B. in Environmental Science and Public Policy from Harvard University, a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business.
Stephan B. Tanda, president and CEO of Aptar, said he was “delighted” to welcome Chainey in her role at the leading drug delivery, consumer product dispensing, and active packaging solutions firm.
"Her breadth of experience across multiple industries as the lead attorney for global mergers and acquisitions, strategy, innovation, intellectual property and compliance will strengthen our leadership team and better position us to achieve our strategic priorities,” said Tanda.