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Mark Sutton, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, International Paper Company, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, International Paper Company

Mark Sutton

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

International Paper Company

Mark Sutton became chairman of the International Paper Board of Directors on January 1, 2015, and CEO on November 1, 2014. He has been a member of the International Paper Board of Directors since June 1, 2014.

Sutton joined International Paper in 1984, and has served in a variety of manufacturing, commercial, strategic planning and management roles and has led the company’s papers and industrial packaging businesses.

He is a member of The Business Council and the Business Roundtable. He serves on the American Forest & Paper Association Board of Directors, and the International Advisory Board of the Moscow School of Management – Skolkovo. He was appointed Chairman of the U.S.- Russian Business Council and also serves on the Board of Directors for The Kroger Company, Memphis Tomorrow and Board of Governors for New Memphis Institute.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Louisiana State University.