Sam Sheppard Fidler

Vice President and General Manager EU, Materials Science and Engineering Division in United Kingdom specialising in Packaging

Sam is Vice President and General Manager for Smithers rubber, plastics and packaging in Europe. He has over 20 years’ experience in packaging and testing, with a broad knowledge of packaging materials and processes, as well as logistics and distribution.


Sam has an extensive knowledge of the issues surrounding cost effective shipment of products throughout the supply chain, having conducted numerous projects addressing compliance, shipment damage reduction and cost avoidance for leading global brands.

Qualifications and professional accreditation

Sam has a degree in Physics and Chemistry, and a Diploma in Packaging. He is a member of the Packaging Society in the UK, and Chair of the ISTA (International Safe Transit Association) Global Board. Sam is also past Chair of ISTA’s European Board. 

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