James Bevan, Vandagraf International Limited

1st January, 1970

James Bevan, Vandagraf International Limited

James Bevan founded Consultancy Group Vandagraf International Limited in 2002. James has more than 35 years of experience based around the packaging and labeling of branded products, of which some 20 years involved being actively engaged in international consultancy projects.

He has directed and participated in the research, analysis and writing of numerous single client consultancy assignments as well as multi-client techno-economic reports, continuing to build on skills acquired during several years with the Battelle Institute in Geneva during the early 1980s.

This was followed by a three year interim management assignment as European Packaging Manager with Energizer / Eveready, as well as a number of consultancy projects with various other companies in Switzerland including Nestle, Philip Morris & TetraPak prior to returning to the UK to join Labels & Labeling Consultancy in 1998.

James started his career with the Metal Box Company in London as an engineering graduate in 1974, having previously taken his BSc, (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Southampton. He moved on from Metal Box after seven years to complete an MBA at INSEAD in France.


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