Executive Panel

May 5 - 8, 2019 | Indianapolis, IN, USA | Setting the Pace

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PIMA / Paper360 Executive Panel

Monday, May 6th • 10:30 – 11:30 am
Indiana Convention Center
500 Ballroom & Prefunction

TAPPI's PIMA Management Division is collaborating with Paper360 to put together a panel representing the global presence of the industry.

Much like last year, we are looking for input from you - the attendee. If you have questions you would like the panel to address, you can email them to Paper360's editor, Jan Bottiglieri at [email protected]

Below are the current panelists:


Andreas Tuerk
President, Paper and Water, Eurasia
Solenis LLC

Andreas Tuerk was born in Schwaebisch Hall, Germany, in 1964. He graduated 1993 from the University of Tuebingen, Germany, with a business degree. Andreas Tuerk joined BASF in 2009 as part of the CIBA acquisition. From 2016 to 2019 he was the leading the Global Business Unit (GBU) Paper and Water Chemicals, part of BASF’s Performance Chemicals division.

John Williams
CEO and President

John D. Williams, BA, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Domtar Corporation since joining on January 1, 2009. Mr. Williams served as the President of the European Packaging Operations at Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget, SCA from May 2, 2005, to December 1, 2008. From 2000 to 2008, he served in senior executive positions with SCA Packaging Ltd. and SCA Packaging Europe, among Europe's largest producers of containerboard paper used for the manufacturing of corrugated box products. He is a Graduate of King's College, London University.