UPDATED ON: Thursday, May 20, 2010
Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
From The Globe and Mail
Alain Lemaire, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cascades Inc., is pleased to announce the appointment of Allan Hogg to the position of Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Hogg succeeds Christian Dubé, who will be assuming new responsibilities within corporate ranks.
Allan Hogg holds a Bachelorís of Business Administration in Accounting, is a member of the Order of Chartered Accountants of Québec, and has been in the employ of Cascades for 20 years. During his tenure with the company, he has held various positions, including Director of Finance, Corporate Treasurer and, more recently, Vice-President, Finance. In appointing Mr. Hogg to this post, Cascades confirms the leadership role he will be called upon to play with respect to financial decisions impacting the future of the company and continued involvement in the optimization of best practices in matters pertaining to the disclosure of financial information.
With sales of close to $4 billion, Cascades Inc. (CAS-TSX) is a leader in the conversion and production of green packaging and tissue products, comprised mainly of recycled fibres. Founded in 1964, Cascades employs nearly 12,500 men and women who work in some 100 production units located in North America and Europe.