Stephan B. Tanda
Since 2017, Mr. Tanda has served as president and chief executive officer of AptarGroup, Inc., an NYSE-listed global leader in consumer dispensing, active packaging and drug delivery solutions. Prior to joining Aptar, Mr. Tanda served as an executive managing board director at Royal DSM NV, a leading global supplier of ingredients and material solutions for the food, dietary supplement, personal care, medical device, automotive, paint, electronic and bio-material markets, and oversaw the global nutrition business as well as its pharma joint ventures and business interests in the Americas.
Mr. Tanda’s career spans more than 25 years and includes living in seven countries while working in leadership roles for DuPont, Freudenberg Nonwovens Group and DSM. Over his career, Mr. Tanda has focused on developing local and global talent, building organizations and businesses while successfully delivering increased sales and profits, both via organic growth and via acquisitions.
Mr. Tanda serves as a director of Aptar, since he joined the company in 2017. He previously served as a director of Patheon NV, formerly a NYSE-listed company that provided pharmaceutical development and manufacturing services, from 2016 until the company was sold to Thermo Fisher Scientific in 2017.
Mr. Tanda holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and holds a degree in plastics engineering from the University of Leoben, Austria.