Unifi has elected Eva Zlotnicka to the Board of Directors. Zlotnicka is a vice president at ValueAct Capital, a San Francisco-based investment firm with over $15 billion in assets under management. Unifi is a global textile solutions provider and one of the world’s leading innovators in manufacturing synthetic and recycled performance fibres.
Zlotnicka has extensive experience in sustainable investing and multinational environmental, social and governance initiatives, with prior professional roles at both Morgan Stanley and UBS Investment Bank. ValueAct Spring Master Fund, L.P. is currently one of Unifi’s largest investors.
“I am excited to be a part of Unifi’s sustainability journey, converting billions of plastic bottles into everyday articles, while maintaining a global supply chain that allows for a unique, competitive position for innovative textile solutions,” Zlotnicka said.
Kevin Hall, chairman and CEO of Unifi said, “Zlotnicka’s experience in sustainable investing, deep background in environmental and social issues and significant network of like-minded sustainable companies will provide invaluable insights and resources as we expand our Repreve offerings around the globe. We are pleased to welcome Zlotnicka to the board.” (GK)
Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India