Sylvamo, the global paper producer, recently announced that Jean-Michel Ribiéras, chairman and chief executive officer, will serve on the American Forest and Paper Association (AF&PA) board of directors.
Ribiéras will join other top industry leaders who represent a broad spectrum of companies in the paper and wood products manufacturing sector.
“I am honored to serve on the American Forest and Paper Association board of directors representing Sylvamo, the world’s paper company,” Ribiéras said. “AF&PA is an important advocate for our industry’s role in the circular economy. I look forward to representing our colleagues who believe in the promise of paper to educate, communicate and entertain.”
Ribiéras’ 35-year paper and packaging career spans three continents and multiple businesses with numerous senior leadership roles. His three-year term begins Jan. 1, 2022.