appoints John Gardner as chief sustainability officer
Novelis Inc. announced the appointment of
John Gardner as vice president and chief sustainability officer,
effective January 1, 2011.
In this newly created position, Gardner will
lead the development of a globally integrated sustainability
program that reflects the company’s commitment to delivering
sustainable solutions in its processes and products. Gardner
will report directly to the president and chief operating officer,
Philip Martens, and will serve on the Novelis executive committee.
Gardner currently serves as vice president,
human resources and communications for Novelis Europe. With more
than 25 years experience in Novelis, he has held a variety of
senior roles throughout the company including positions within
sales and marketing, operations, recycling and corporate affairs.