BW Papersystems is proud to announce that Thomas Rizzi has joined the sales team as a sales executive for folio and cut-size sheeters, and packaging equipment. He will provide solutions for paper mills in his territory of Italy, Spain, India, and Bangladesh; and for convertors in his home base- Italy.
Rizzi was born and raised in Italy, and now lives in Parma. This is conveniently located between the BW Papersystems facilities in Milano, and Bologna. Rizzi said, “I’m looking forward to meeting current, and new BW Papersystems customers, and share with them our solutions for sheeting and packaging.”
He started his career with a university degree in sciences, and then joined a German multinational company, GEA, as site manager and project manager for packaging lines. Later, he became a sales executive and joined to TetraLaval Group, well known because the Tetrapack brand in the packaging industry. In 2013, he joined the paper industry and worked as a sales director for the white paper market for Milltex, and Pasaban. He has traveled the globe to meet, and talk with customers looking for solutions for sheeters and packaging equipment.
On a personal note, Rizzi has two sons, that are the center of his life. He also dedicates time to sports by running marathons and sky running. This year, he’s taken on an extra challenge of a half-iron triathlon.