The ACE Board of directors has announced that after a long career of 34 years in the organisation, Guy Pinchard has retired on January 31’st 2023.
Julien Skorek succeeds Guy Pinchard as Operations & Purchasing Director.

With a Master’s degree in chemistry, Guy joined the R&D and Quality department at ACE in 1989. After only 4 years in the company, Guy evolved to Technical Director from 1994 to 1996. Following, Guy was nominated as Managing Director, a position he successfully held for an impressive 25 years. He then focused his knowledge more specifically as Operations & Purchasing Director over the last couple of years, during the transition with new shareholder Standard Investment.

After years of enthusiastic and dedicated service, Guy will remain as a Senior Advisor following his retirement. “We thank Guy for his leadership and dedication to the company. His influence on the people and performance of our company is inestimable and will remain as an inspiration”, says Christoph Lentz.

“Guy’s leadership and strategic insight has helped ACE achieve sustainable growth throughout his 34 years in the organization,” affirms Régis Lamoline.

“We are truly grateful for Guy’s contributions to the organization, and we are very happy that he will continue to be involved as Senior Advisor” stated Martijn van den Berg, from Shareholder Standard Investment.

Julien Skorek proclaims, “On behalf of ACE, I would like to thank Guy for his guidance, leadership, and many years of dedication. We are particularly grateful to Guy for ensuring a smooth and successful transition, for his guidance and mentorship. We wish him a happy and healthy retirement.”

Regarding the succession by Julien Skorek as Operations & Purchasing Director, Christop Lentz confirms, that Julien is a proven and highly respected leader. Julien has a great & long experience with the production of embossed cast film and laminates for the medical, hygiene & industrial market. He consistently demonstrated his ability to deliver results, maximize value for customers and drive growth. I am confident that he will further strengthen our commitment to excellence.”

About ACE

Located in Liège, Belgium, since 1973, ACE has specialised in the manufacture of films and laminates for the medical and hygiene single-use markets, whilst using its complementary technologies to create leading edge products for construction and industrial applications.

With high quality, best service and trail-blazing innovation at the heart of the company, ACE is arguably one of the global leaders in its field of expertise.

We contribute to a safer world as a preferred partner of choice with our premium protective films and laminates.


Christoph Lentz
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