With an engineering background in polymer processing Markus has over 20 years of experience in the plastics and packaging industry in Europe and Australia with global companies like Dow Chemical and Amcor Packaging.
For the last 14 years Markus has combined his passion for the environment with his expertise in bioplastics to create new products, applications and markets for two companies that pioneered the development of bioplastics in Australia, Plantic Technologies and Cardia Bioplastics.
Markus currently holds the position of Technical Manager at Cardia Bioplastics. Markus was a member of the ABA PR committee from May 2012 to June 2016. Since July 2016 Markus is sharing his technical expertise as a member of the ABA Technical Committee.