Vivek Jain

Vivek Jain

Vice President - Global Research & Development
HH&S Division of Berry Global

Vivek Jain is currently serving as the Vice President - Global R&D for Berry Global Inc. In this role, Vivek is responsible for driving global technology and innovation for the Healthcare, Hygiene and Specialties business that includes customer collaboration, new product development and technical services.

Prior to becoming part of Berry Global, Vivek worked as Chief Technology & Innovation Officer at Clopay Plastics and focused on growing Clopay’s IP and technical leadership position, especially in the area of breathable backsheet films. Prior to Clopay, Vivek

worked in a number of leadership positions at Halliburton, Celanese, GE and Occidental Chemical Corp.

Vivek earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Delhi and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Southern Illinois University. He also obtained an MBA from the St. Bonaventure University. Vivek is based in Cincinnati, Ohio (USA).

PRESENTATION

Backsheet Film for Hygiene Market:Trends and Technologies

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 15:00
  • Asian consumers are demanding better skin health, softness, attractive esthetics and comfort & fit from the baby diapers.  This drives the need for more innovative backsheet film that are soft and breathable as well as range of elastics film/laminates as they play a key role in delivering these values.  In addition, diaper manufacturers want to provide more appealing esthetics with registered print, increased ink-coverage, add more vibrant colors and patterns to provide additional customer value.