Dr. William (Bill) Jackson has served as a director of Cornerstone Building Brands since May 2020. He is a member of the Audit Committee and the Affiliate Transactions Committee and is currently Chief Technology Officer of Amcor Global Flexibles (NYSE: AMCR). Prior to Amcor, Dr. Jackson served as Bemis Company’s Senior Vice President and global Chief Technology Officer from 2013-2019.
Dr. Jackson also spent five years with Dow Chemical as Vice President of Global R&D for Dow Building and Construction. Prior to Dow, he spent 16 years at General Electric with leadership roles in GE Plastics, GE Lighting, GE Consumer & Industrial and GE Corporate, as well as two years with Shell Oil Company.
Dr. Jackson formerly served as Chairman of the U.S. Industrial Advisory Board to the Department of Energy U.S./China Clean Energy Research Center and currently serves on the Executive Board of the Flexible Packaging Association.
Dr. Jackson received his Bachelor of Arts from the College of Wooster (Ohio) and received his Master of Science and Ph.D. degrees from Stanford University. He currently holds five U.S. patents and has published more than 40 papers in international journals.