CY Lim has been named director of global glass—Asia for TricorBraun, one of North America’s largest providers of bottles, jars and other rigid packaging components. In this position, he will be responsible for managing quality control for all glass product sourced from Asia, overseeing pricing and investigating new suppliers of glass containers.
“This promotion is part of TricorBraun’s continuing effort to enhance its effectiveness in this dynamic part of the world,” Keith Strope, the firm’s chief executive officer, said.
Prior to his current position, he was a technical service engineer/manager for Asia.
Before joining TricorBraun in 2008, he had been employed by Malaya Glass Products Sdn Bhd, the country’s leading glass manufacturer. He served as the company’s Sales Manager and was responsible for customers including: The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo, Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. and Heineken International.
He has a degree in business information management.
TricorBraun has more than 40 locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe and Asia. Its primary focus is on packaging for: personal care; nutritional supplements; cosmetics; healthcare; food and beverage; as well as industrial and household chemicals.