Dr. Nikola Juhasz

Committee Vice Chair – Global Technical Director for Sustainability at Sun Chemical

Dr. Nikola Juhasz is the Global Technical Director for Sustainability at Sun Chemical, where she engages with internal and external stakeholders to formulate sustainability-driven technical strategies and oversees the corresponding innovation and product development programs across all of Sun Chemical’s pigments, inks, coatings and adhesives product lines and technology platforms. She represents Sun Chemical at key cross-industry organizations focused on sustainability and the future of packaging, including Sustainable Packaging Coalition, RecyClass, CEFLEX and Association of Plastic Recyclers, among others.

Dr. Juhasz joined Sun Chemical in 2016 as Global Director, Liquid Ink Technology. In this role she evolved the packaging ink applications and new product development portfolio to encompass numerous sustainability initiatives. Prior to joining Sun Chemical, Dr. Juhasz spent over 20 years in various positions of R&D leadership in the diversified chemicals, polymers and materials industry. She holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.