Mike began his career with International Paper at the Louisiana Mill in Bastrop in 1990. Since then he has served in various capacities and businesses across Papers, Coated Papers, Industrial Packaging, xpedx and Coated Paperboard and led the company’s supply chain transformation. In 2002, Mike was appointed an officer of the company as vice president, Supply Chain, focused on driving improvements across the company’s North American manufacturing businesses. He later held the roles of executive vice president, xpedx and vice president and general manager for the Coated Paperboard business. From 2012-2014, Mike served as vice president and president, IP India, and as executive chairman, International Paper APPM Limited. He was elected senior vice president, North American Papers, Pulp and Consumer Packaging in November 2014. Currently, Mike serves as senior vice president, Paper the Americas.
Mr. Mike was appointed as Non-Executive Director of the Company effective January 18, 2017.