Mr. Michael J. King is a Chief Executive Officer at Pactiv LLC, at Pactiv Evergreen Group Holdings, Inc., a President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Pactiv Evergreen, Inc., a Co-President & Chief Executive Officer at Graham Packaging Holdings Co. (Pennsylvania), and a President at Pactiv Canada, Inc.
He is on the Board of Directors at Pactiv Evergreen, Inc.
He is the Chief Executive Officer of Pactiv Evergreen and has been a member of the Board of Directors since September 2020. A dynamic servant leader, he is championing a people-centric culture focused on teamwork, ownership and accountability.
Prior to being appointed CEO in March 2021, his 20-year career in the automotive and packaging industries progressed from operations, engineering, and product development to product marketing and leading teams to enhance market share and profitability. Mr. King established a strong track record of delivering exceptional results through his passion and commitment to building high-performance cultures.
He has held a variety of leadership roles with TI Automotive Fuel Systems, Lear Corporation, and Huhtamaki. From 2015 to 2017, he was President of FRAM Group, leading a transition and transformation of the business after it split from UCI, to its successful sale to TRICO Group.
He continued this legacy of transforming businesses when he served as Chief Executive Officer for Graham Packaging Company from 2018 to 2021. There, he oversaw the companyís successful evolution, leading the company to profitable growth.
He received an MBA from Louisiana State University and bachelorís degrees in Polymer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering from Ferris State University.