Denis A. Turcotte

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Denis A. Turcotte, Chairman, GrafTech International Ltd. and Managing Partner, Brookfield Asset Management Inc.

Denis A. Turcotte was elected to the Board of Directors in 2015 and became Chairman in March 2018. Mr. Turcotte is currently a Managing Partner in Brookfield’s Private Equity Group, responsible for business operations. Prior to joining Brookfield in 2017, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of North Channel Management and North Channel Capital Partners, business consulting and private investing firms, from 2008 to 2017. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of the general partner of Brookfield Business Partners L.P., an affiliate of Brookfield, from 2016 until he joined Brookfield in 2017. From 2002 to 2008, Mr. Turcotte was the President and CEO and a director of Algoma Steel Inc., a publicly listed North American steel company; and from 1992 to 2002, he held a number of senior executive positions with companies in the pulp and paper industry, including President of the paper group and Executive Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy of Tembec Inc., a leading integrated forest products company with operations in North America and France. Since 2012 and 2007, Mr. Turcotte has been a Board member of Norbord Inc. and Domtar Corporation, respectively. He was previously a Board member of Coalspur Mines, Ltd., from 2010 to 2015, and Algoma Steel Inc., from 2002 to 2008. Mr. Turcotte holds a bachelor of engineering from Lakehead University and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario.