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Helmut Schmitz
Director Public Affairs at Der Grüne Punkt Germany – Duales System Deutschland GmbH (DSD)


Helmut Schmitz has worked since 2013 as Director of Public Affairs for “Der Grüne Punkt - Duales System Deutschland GmbH“ in Berlin, Brussels, and Cologne. As Head of International Communication and Director Public Affairs, he was responsible in 2000 – 2013 for projects with different international stakeholder groups, especially in Europe and Asia. After finishing Albertus-Magnus-University in Cologne with a Master Degree in Biology he worked seven years as Secretary General of the Young Federal Civil Servants Association, the umbrella organisation with 45 independent associations in the German public service.

Agenda Sessions

  • On the way to sustainable packaging