President, Engineered Materials Division
Curtis L. (Curt) Begle is President of Berry Global’s Health, Hygiene, and Specialties Division – one of three business units in the Company (others being Consumer Packaging and Engineered Materials). Transitioning from President of Engineered Materials to Health, Hygiene, and Specialties in December 2018, Begle is now leading a $3.0 billion global business within Berry.
Joining in 1999, Begle has spent his entire career with Berry Global. Rising through various positions of increasing responsibility, he served as President of Berry’s Rigid Closed Top Division from 2009 to 2014, and President of the Engineered Materials Division from 2014 through 2018. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Evansville and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Southern Indiana.
Begle’s industry involvement includes serving on the board of directors for the Flexible Packaging Association since 2016, now serving as the Executive Chairman of the FPA. In addition to his industry contributions, Begle is an active member on the board of directors for the Southwest Indiana Chamber of Commerce and the Deaconess Foundation, as well serving as the 2016 Campaign Chair for United Way of Southwestern Indiana.