Stephen Sikra, Associate Director, Corporate Research and Development, Procter & Gamble
Stephen Sikra is Associate Director, Corporate R&D, at the Procter & Gamble company. He is responsible for P&G’s global solid waste strategy and driving end-of-life innovations. His 27-year history at P&G includes management roles in process and package development, product supply operations, materials science innovations, and end-of-life solutions for P&G products and packages. Mr. Sikra is a champion for plastic recycling and a collaborative partner with many companies, trade organizations, and NGOs. To help drive recovery and recycling, he has strong affiliations with the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR), The Recycling Partnership, the Closed Loop Fund (CLF), Closed Loop Oceans (CLO), the Flexible Film Recycling Group (FFRG), the Materials Recovery For the Future project (MMRF), the Solid Waste Working Group of Consumer Goods Forum, and the Trash Free Seas Alliance of Ocean Conservancy.