MONTREAL, Oct. 16, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Tembec announced today that
Dennis Rounsville, Executive Vice President, Forest Products Group, is
Chris Black, currently Executive Vice President, Paper and Paper Pulp
Group, will take on additional leadership responsibilities as Executive
Vice President, Forest Products, Paper and Paper Pulp Group. Christian
Ribeyrolle remains Executive Vice President, Specialty Cellulose Group
and operations for this business group are unchanged.
"Dennis Rounsville has been a valuable member of our executive
leadership team, and a significant contributor to Tembec and the forest
products industry through his long career, and we wish him a fruitful
and happy retirement," said Tembec President and CEO James Lopez.
"Chris Black has the business and skills to lead the new group
"This change reflects the ongoing transformation of Tembec, as well as
management's continuing focus on costs as we reshape our business
portfolio," said James Lopez. "We are parting ways with people who have
been dedicated employees and we wish them well in the next phase of
Tembec is a manufacturer of forest products - lumber, pulp, paper and
specialty cellulose - and a global leader in sustainable forest
management practices. Principal operations are in Canada and France.
Tembec has some 3,400 employees and annual sales of approximately
$1.6 billion. Tembec is listed on the TSX (TMB).
For further information:
Executive Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Tel.: 819 627-4268
Vice President, Human Resources and Corporate Affairs
Tel.: 416 775-2819