Global Marketing Director
Forbo Flooring Systems
Edo Rem has over 25 years of experience in the building industry and has been active in several roles, from global product management actively leading towards a sustainable product offer, to roles in international sales & marketing, creating transparency and awareness to enable sustainable decision making in the market.
Edo is the Global Marketing Director at Forbo Flooring Systems, whic includes the scope of stakeholder management to realise ambitious goals on sustainability, climate change, resource efficiency and sustainable development.
Trough international associations and bodies, Forbo Flooring Systems is setting up pilot projects and alliances in which innovations and new developments can be tested and introduced. Working with European institutions such as the European Resilient Flooring Manufacturers' Institute, the Multilayer Modular Flooring Association, the European Carpet and Rug Association and other industry leaders such as the Green Building Councils, universities and innovative start-ups.
Forbo Flooring Systems is part of the Forbo Group, and is a global provider of premium commercial and residential floor coverings. Sustainable entrepreneurship has been the standard for over three decades, resulting in being first in using Environmental Product Declarations (EPD). Nurturing a culture and adoption of a ‘compliance plus’ policy creates a stimulating and innovative environment that leads to ingenious solutions and unique, sustainable features. This recently lead to Forbo's next level of transparency by publishing declarations on human health and toxicity throughout its portfolio.