XV World Forestry Congress


Jane Molony

South African Paper Manufacturers Association

Executive Director


Jane Molony has been involved in the pulp and paper industry since 1996 – through the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper industry in Southern Africa (TAPPSA) and its trade journal. In 2008, she was appointed executive director of the Paper Manufacturers’ Association of South Africa (PAMSA) which represents pulp and paper manufacturers’ pre-competitive and mutual interests. She has also served as president of the International Council for Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA), chairperson of the South Africa Book Development Council and as a member on the Forest Sector Charter Council. More recently Jane has steered Fibre Circle, the producer responsibility organisation (PRO) for the paper sector, and been centrally involved with the Paper and Packaging Alliance, a multi-PRO collaboration focused on extended producer responsibility.