Jan Pacas joined Ecolab in 2018 and is responsible for the ANZ region, which includes Fiji and Papua New Guinea, with a workforce of over 1,200 employees. Under his leadership, Ecolab has forged ahead as a local leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that protect people and vital resources.

Jan strongly believes that focusing simultaneously on social, economic and environmental performance is good for society and good for business.

In 2015, Jan was named CEO of the Year in Australia (AHRI). He is also an Advisory Board Member of The University of Sydney Business School, providing guidance on strategic priorities. In addition, he has been recognised as a leading business leader and employer in his founding roles at start-ups Mad Paws and Flare HR.

Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions and on-site service to promote safe food, maintain clean environments, optimise water and energy use, and improve operational efficiencies for customers in the food, healthcare, energy, hospitality and industrial markets in more than 170 countries around the world.