Sustana, a leading manufacturer of premium, sustainable recycled fiber and paper products, announces the appointment of Jeffrey Crawford to the position of Vice President of Sustainability. Jeffrey brings over 13 years of experience supporting Fortune 500 companies, investors, United Nations agencies, and national governments design and implement sustainability and climate strategies, policies, and projects in Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe, and North America to Sustana. He will be responsible for driving Sustana’s sustainable products, strategy, and ESG initiatives across Sustana Fiber and Rolland Papers, advancing the group’s leadership in providing sustainable recycled solutions to the paper and packaging industry.
This leadership position reflects Sustana’s continued commitment to drive sustainability within the paper and packaging sector. Jeffrey’s experience in the areas of climate change, circularity, human rights, supply chain sustainability, and inclusive economy, along with his knowledge of ESG reporting frameworks will elevate Sustana’s ability to provide sustainable solutions to consumers and brands.
“The increasing focus on environmental sustainability by brands, converters, printers and consumers drives Sustana to deliver leading sustainability products and solutions; and Jeffrey’s appointment to the position of Vice President of Sustainability will strengthen our ability to serve our customers,” said Philip Rundle, Chief Commercial Officer Sustana. “Jeffrey’s experience in corporate sustainability and climate strategy design, target setting, and scenario analysis will be of immense value and will contribute to the continued growth of Sustana.’’
Jeffrey will lead the company’s sustainability strategy for Rolland Paper as well as Sustana Fiber recycled fiber operations. Sustana has full control over the fiber production, recycled papermaking, and converting processes and Jeffrey’s role will build upon Sustana’s Sustainability Strategy and be an ambassador for recycled sustainably produced printing papers and packaging plus food packaging.
“In the midst of climate, plastic waste, and nature crises, Sustana is driving the shift to a circular, low-carbon economy using recycled content. I’m thrilled to join the team as we chart a new course for sustainability, together with our partners,” said Jeffrey Crawford.
Jeffrey holds an M.A. in International Relations from the International University of Japan and a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Georgia State University. He has authored/contributed to publications and has been a technical speaker at conferences on Sustainable Development and Climate Change.
Sustana brings paper and fiber products full circle by delivering industry-leading quality built on a deep commitment to continuous improvement and environmental stewardship. Through a comprehensive portfolio of brands – Sustana Fiber and Rolland Paper – Sustana proudly provides innovative and sustainable recycled fiber and paper solutions for customers throughout North America. Learn more about how our products and manufacturing practices support the circular economy at www.sustanagroup.com