People: Domtar Corp (UFS.TO)

UFS.TO on Toronto Stock Exchange

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19 Dec 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

John David Williams

59 2009 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Daniel Buron

50 2004 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

Richard Thomas

60 2009 Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing

Melissa Anderson

49 2010 Senior Vice President - Human Resources

Michael Fagan

52 2012 Senior Vice President - Personal Care

Zygmunt Jablonski

60 Senior Vice President - Law and Corporate Affairs

Patrick Loulou

45 2007 Senior Vice President - Corporate Development

Nicholas Estrela

2014 Managing Director

Domenic Pilla

55 2014 Director

Giannella Alvarez

54 2012 Independent Director

Robert Apple

63 2012 Independent Director

Louis Gignac

63 2007 Independent Director

David Illingworth

60 2013 Independent Director

Brian Levitt

66 2007 Independent Director

David Maffucci

63 2011 Independent Director

Robert Steacy

64 2007 Independent Director

Pamela Strobel

61 2007 Independent Director

Denis Turcotte

52 2007 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

John David Williams

Mr. John D. Williams is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Domtar Corp. Mr. Williams has been the President and Chief Executive Officer and a director of the Corporation since joining Domtar on January 1, 2009. Mr. Williams served in senior executive positions for over eight years with SCA Packaging Ltd. and SCA Packaging Europe, Europe’s second producer of containerboard paper used for the manufacturing of corrugated box products. He served as president of SCA Packaging Europe, from 2005 to December 2008, where he assumed leadership over sales, marketing, finance, operations, manufacturing, distribution, supply chain and human resources. Prior to joining SCA Packaging, Mr. Williams held a number of increasingly senior positions in sales, marketing, management and operational roles, with Rexam PLC, Packaging Resources, Inc., Huhtamaki, Alberto Culver UK Ltd., and MARS Group.

Daniel Buron

Mr. Daniel Buron is Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of Domtar Corp. Mr. Buron was senior vice-president and chief financial officer of Domtar Inc. since May 2004. He joined Domtar Inc. in 1999. Prior to May 2004, he was vice-president, finance, pulp and paper sales division and, prior to September 2002, he was vice-president and controller. He has over 24 years of experience in finance.

Richard Thomas

Mr. Richard L. Thomas is Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing of Domtar Corp. Mr. Thomas was vice-president of fine papers of Weyerhaeuser since 2005. Prior to 2005, he was vice-president, business papers of Weyerhaeuser. Mr. Thomas joined Weyerhaeuser in 2002 when Willamette Industries, Inc. was acquired by Weyerhaeuser. At Willamette, he held various management positions in operations since joining in 1992. Previously, he was with Champion International Corporation for 12 years.

Melissa Anderson

Ms. Melissa H. Anderson is Senior Vice President - Human Resources of Domtar Corp. Ms. Anderson joined Domtar in January 2010. Previously, she was senior vice-president, human resources and government relations, at The Pantry, Inc., an independently operated convenience store chain in the southeastern United States. Prior to this, she held senior management positions with International Business Machine (“IBM”) over the span of 19 years.

Michael Fagan

Mr. Michael Fagan is Senior Vice President - Personal Care of Domtar Corp. Mr. Fagan joined Domtar in 2011, following the acquisition of Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Mr. Fagan has been with Attends since 1999, when he was hired as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. He was promoted to President and CEO in 2006. Prior to joining Attends, Mr. Fagan held a variety of sales development roles with Procter & Gamble, the previous owners of the Attends line of products.

Zygmunt Jablonski

Mr. Zygmunt Jablonski is Senior Vice President - Law and Corporate Affairs of Domtar Corp. Mr. Jablonski joined Domtar in 2008, after serving in various in-house counsel positions for manufacturing and distribution companies in the paper industry for 13 years. From 1985 to 1994, he practiced law in Washington, DC.

Patrick Loulou

Mr. Patrick Loulou is Senior Vice President - Corporate Development of Domtar Corp., since March 2007. Previously, he held a number of positions in the telecommunications sector as well as in management consulting. He has over 14 years of experience in corporate strategy and business development.

Nicholas Estrela

Domenic Pilla

Mr. Domenic Pilla has been appointed as Director of Domtar Corporation., with effect from 28 October 2014. Mr. Pilla is President of Shoppers Drug Mart, Canada's leading pharmacy and beauty retailer, since 2011. Prior to 2011, he served as President of McKesson Canada, a leading provider of health care services. Prior to his tenure with McKesson Canada, Mr. Pilla held senior executive positions with RNG group and Petro Canada. Mr. Pilla has extensive senior business leadership experience in the health care retail market and health care solutions to institutions, as well as first-hand knowledge of major M&A retail transactions, having spearheaded the sale/merger of Shoppers Drug Mart with Canada's leading grocery retailer, Loblaw.

Giannella Alvarez

Ms. Giannella Alvarez is Independent Director of Domtar Corp. Ms. Alvarez served as executive vice-president and general manager of the Pet Business Unit at Del Monte Corporation, one of the United States’ largest producers, distributors and marketers of branded pet and food products, between July 2013 and February 2014. From 2011 to 2013, Ms. Alvarez served as group president and CEO for Barilla Americas, where she was responsible for North, Central and South America’s operations of Barilla S.p.A., a global food and beverages company headquartered in Parma, Italy, and where she also served as chairman of the board for Barilla America, Inc. and Barilla Canada. From 2006 to 2010 she held senior global management positions at The Coca-Cola Company as vice-president & general manager for the Active Lifestyle businesses and as global vice-president for the Hydration, Sports, Energy and New Beverages businesses. Prior to that Ms. Alvarez served in a number of increasingly senior positions in marketing and general management spanning several global locations and product categories including the personal care, beauty care, home care and business to business categories in Kimberly Clark Corporation, and at The Procter and Gamble Company.

Robert Apple

Mr. Robert E. Apple is Independent Director of Domtar Corp. Mr. Apple is the chief operating officer of MasTec, Inc., a national infrastructure construction company active in the engineering, building, installation, maintenance and upgrade of energy, communication and utility infrastructure. He has been in that position since 2006. During 2005 and 2006, he also served as president of the MasTec Energy Group. Prior to that, he was the senior vice-president of operations for the DIRECTV Group, Inc. Mr. Apple also served in various senior executive capacities from 1989 to 2001 within the Hughes Electronics and Telefonica S.A. organizations in Europe, including as chief executive officer of Hughes Electronics-Spain.

Louis Gignac

Mr. Louis P. Gignac is Independent Director of Domtar Corp. From 1986 to 2006, he served as president and CEO of Cambior Inc., an international mining and exploration company with operations, development projects and exploration activities in the Americas that was acquired by IAMGOLD Corporation in 2006. In addition to leading Cambior, Mr. Gignac has held senior management positions with Falconbridge Copper Corp, and Exxon Minerals Company. He is currently the president of G Mining Services Inc., a private mining consulting firm with international activities.

David Illingworth

Mr. David J. Illingworth is Independent Director of Domtar Corp. Mr. Illingworth was the Chief Executive Officer and a director of Smith & Nephew plc, a leading global orthopaedics devices public company, from 2007 until his retirement in 2011. Prior to 2007, he served as Smith & Nephew’s Chief Operating Officer in 2006, and as President of the orthopaedics business from 2002 to 2006. Prior to his tenure with Smith & Nephew, Mr. Illingworth held senior executive positions with VidaMed, Inc., Nellcor Puritan Bennett LLC and GE Medical Systems, Inc. He is currently a director of Varian Medical Systems, Inc. and of Universal Hospital Services, Inc.

Brian Levitt

Mr. Brian Michael Levitt is Independent Director of the Domtar Corp. Prior to the formation of the Corporation in March 2007, he was the Chairman of the Board of Domtar Inc. from 2004. From 1991 to 2000, Mr. Levitt was president and then chief executive officer of Imasco Limited, a public consumer products and services company. Mr. Levitt is the non-executive co-chair of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, a Canadian law firm. From 2001 to 2010, he was co-chair of the firm, and, prior to his time at Imasco, he was a partner in the firm. Mr. Levitt has served on boards of directors of public companies since 1987.

David Maffucci

Mr. David G. Maffucci, CPA, is Independent Director of Domtar Corp. From 2005 to 2006, Mr. Maffucci served as executive vice president of Bowater Incorporated and president of its newsprint division. He served as chief financial officer of Bowater Incorporated from 1995 to 2005 and held a variety of positions in its finance organization throughout much of his career. Mr. Maffucci served on the board of directors of Xerium Technologies, Inc., a manufacturer and supplier of consumable products used in paper production, from November 2008 to August 2010. From June 2009 to August 2010, he also served as executive vice president and chief financial officer of Xerium and helped guide Xerium through a “pre-packaged” Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Xerium filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the federal bankruptcy law as part of a pre-arranged restructuring plan with the support of its lenders on March 30, 2010 and emerged from Chapter 11 protection on May 25, 2010. Mr. Maffucci previously worked at KPMG.

Robert Steacy

Mr. Robert J. Steacy is Independent Director of Domtar Corp. In addition to having worked for Ernst & Young from 1973 to 1978 in its audit practice, Mr. Steacy has over 20 years of senior financial officer experience, including as vice-president, finance and as executive vice-president and chief financial officer of Torstar Corporation, an international publisher and a Canadian media company, from 1989 until his retirement in 2005.

Pamela Strobel

Ms. Pamela B. Strobel is Independent Director of Domtar Corp. In 2005, Ms. Strobel retired as an executive vice president and chief administrative officer of Exelon Corporation, one of the U.S. electric utilities. During her tenure with Exelon and its predecessor companies, starting in 1993, Ms. Strobel served as an executive vice president and chief administrative officer and as chief executive officer of Commonwealth Edison Company, as an executive vice president and general counsel of Unicom Corporation and Commonwealth Edison Company, as president of Exelon’s Business Services Company, and as chairman and chief executive officer of Exelon Energy Delivery, the holding company for Exelon’s energy delivery business. Prior to her career at Exelon, she was a partner with Sidley, Austin, LLP. Ms. Strobel was named as one of Fortune Magazine’s Top 50 Women in Business in 2002.

Denis Turcotte

Mr. Denis A. Turcotte is Independent Director of Domtar Corp. He is currently a member of Human Resources Committee, of Environmental, Health and Safety Committee and of Finance Committee. From 1992 to 2002, he held a number of senior executive positions with companies in the pulp and paper industry, including president of the paper group and executive vice president of corporate development and strategy of Tembec Inc., a integrated forest products company with operations in North America and France. From 2002 to 2008, Mr. Turcotte was the president and CEO and a director of Algoma Steel Inc. Mr. Turcotte is currently president and CEO of North Channel Management, a private business consulting and investing firm. He is also a member of the advisory board of the Brookfield Special Situations Funds and a director, chair of the remuneration and nomination committee and member of the audit committee of Coalspur Mines Ltd, a coal exploration and development company. Mr. Turcotte brings to the Board and the committees on which he serves his experience as a senior executive of capital intensive and commodity-based industries.
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