Multisorb Technologies is proud to announce the appointment of Peter Lirusso as business development leader of Healthcare Packaging Canada.

Lirusso will support Canadian customers and develop new business for healthcare packaging in the region.

This appointment demonstrates Multisorb’s commitment to provide solutions-based sorbent technology to the global healthcare market.

Lirusso, a seasoned business development expert, will report to Chris Gilmor, market leader of North America’s Healthcare Packaging.

Under Gilmor’s direction, Lirusso will implement strategies to drive sales and encourage growth of Multisorb’s customer base in Canada.

Mr Gilmor said: "Peter has the experience and track record to cultivate new business in this region, providing a strong complement to our established global team of business development leaders.

"His appointment reinforces our commitment to provide the Canadian marketplace with world-class pharmaceutical and diagnostic stability solutions and superior technical support."

Lirusso has a wide range of experience in films, foils, ridged plastics and blister packs within the pharmaceutical industry. He also completed degrees in Geography and Biology from the University of Windsor.

The appointment of Lirusso strengthens Multisorb’s growth and competitive positioning strategy and encourages continued long-term success for the company’s Healthcare Packaging sector.