UPDATED ON: Tuesday, July 13, 2004
Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
From The Globe and Mail
Mr. Alain Lemaire, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cascades Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Christian Dubé as Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. Before joining Cascades, Mr. Dubé was Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer for a major pulp and paper company where he worked for eight years. Prior thereto, he was a Principal with an international accountancy firm and was active in mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Dubé has been a chartered accountant since 1979 and is a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. He sits on the Board of Directors of NB Capital Corporation, Microcell Telecommunications Inc. and Héroux-Devtek Inc.
Cascades is a leader in the manufacturing of packaging products, tissue paper and specialized fine papers. Internationally, the Company employs approximately 15,000 people and operates close to 150 operating units located in Canada, the United States, France, England, Germany and Sweden. Annually, Cascades recycles more than two million tons of paper and board.