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Board of Directors

peter_gordon-2082-janet_trost_photographyJ. Peter Gordon

Mr. Gordon is a Managing Partner of Brookfield, where he is a senior manager with Brookfield Capital Partners. He has over 25 years of industrial experience, principally in the mining and forest products industries, having held a number of senior management positions in the Brookfield portfolio companies, most recently as the President and CEO of Fraser Papers Inc. from 2007 to 2011.

 

 

Public Company Directorships in the Past Five Years

  • Western Forest Products Inc. (2004 to 2006 and 2010 to November 2014)
  • Fraser Papers Inc. (2007 to February 2011)
  • Ainsworth Lumber Co. Ltd. (2010 to March 31, 2015)
  • Norbord Inc. (March 2015 to present)

Non-Public Company Affiliations

  • Advisory Board Member of MAAX Bath Inc. (2009 to present)

Joel L HawthorneJoel L. Hawthorne

Mr. Hawthorne became GrafTech’s CEO & President in January 2014. He joined the company as Director of Investor Relations in August 1999. In January 2001, he was appointed Director of Electrode Sales & Marketing, Americas and, in October 2005, he was appointed Director Worldwide Marketing and Americas Sales. In January 2009 he was appointed Vice President, Global Marketing & Sales for the Industrial Materials line of business. In March 2011, Mr. Hawthorne was promoted to President, Engineered Solutions. Prior to joining GrafTech, Mr. Hawthorne served as Director of Investor and Public Relations for ACME Metals Inc. and as Manager of Investor Relations for LTV Corporation. He also held various treasury, finance and audit positions at LTV and with the State of Ohio.

Non-Public Company Affiliations

  • Advisory Board Member of CE National (2013 to present)

membres conseil Domtar 2007Denis A. Turcotte

Mr. Turcotte is President and Chief Executive Officer of North Channel Management and North Channel Capital Partners, both consulting, private investment and management companies. Mr. Turcotte was President and Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Algoma Steel Inc., an integrated flat products steel company, from 2002 through 2008 and was named CEO of the year by Canadian Business Magazine in 2006. Prior to joining Algoma he was President of the Paper Group and Executive Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy of Tembec Inc., a forest products company, from 1999 to 2002.

Public Company Directorships in the Past Five Years

  • Coalspur Mines Ltd. (December 2011 to present)
  • Domtar Corporation (March 2007 to present)
  • Advisory Board Member of Brookfield Office Properties Inc. (2014 to present)
  • Norbord Inc. (2012 to present)

Non-Public Company Affiliations

  • Advisory Board Member of Brookfield Capital Partners Fund (2009 to present)