Mark Sutton has been appointed by International Paper as senior vice-president on its industrial packaging division.
In the role, Sutton will have responsibility for Containerboard, Container the Americas and Recycling, and is set to play a key role in the integration of its recent acquisition, Temple Inland.
"Mark's taking this business at an important time," said company chairman and CEO John Faraci,. "His leadership skills, supply chain and company knowledge complement the already strong industrial packaging team as they plan and prepare to integrate Temple Inland's packaging business."
The appointment was announced along with two other senior moves; Tim Nicholls as senior vice president, Printing and Communications Papers, for the Americas; and Carol Roberts named senior vice president and Chief Financial Officer, IP.