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BIR appoints Josephita Harry as new Chairwoman for its Electrics, Electronics and EV Batteries Committee

  • 28 September 2023

Josephita Harry1BIR has great pleasure in confirming the appointment of Josephita Harry as new Chairwoman of the Electrics, Electronics and EV Batteries Committee (formerly known as E-Scrap Committee).

Josephita currently holds the position of Vice-President of Sales in the Non-Ferrous division at long-standing BIR member Pan American Zinc, headquartered in Miami, Florida. She graduated from the University of Madras with a bachelor of engineering in electronics & instrumentation. She has over two decades of experience in international business with 10 years in the metal recycling industry. Josephita’s passion for recycling began with a school project in 1995 called “Clean Up India” with a focus on Recycling / Waste Management that led her to participate at the National level as a young child scientist. Today, Josephita oversees all non-ferrous trading for Pan American Zinc. She is currently also serving as vice-chair of ISRI’s trade committee, co-chair of the ISRI's women in recycling’s (WIR) Council and director-at-large in ISRI's South-east chapter.