Arsen Kitch is president, CEO and director of Clearwater Paper Corporation. Clearwater Paper is a Spokane, Washington based, $1.8 billion manufacturer of private branded tissue and premium paperboard products. Mr. Kitch became president and CEO on April 1, 2020. He was previously the senior vice president and general manager of the consumer products (tissue) division since 2018. Mr. Kitch joined the company in 2013 and served in finance leadership and strategic planning roles prior to leading the tissue business. Before joining Clearwater Paper, Mr. Kitch held positions at Nestlé USA, KKR Capstone, and Frito-Lay. He earned a bachelor’s in business administration from the University of California, Berkley and a master’s of business administration from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
CEO Panel Discussion: The COVID-19 impact on industry business and the supply chain, and keeping up-to-speed going forward
Wednesday, 7 October, 2020 - 12:15
- Covid-19 – operational challenges and opportunities
- Building material boom – what set this up and how long can it last?
- Diversification – Product and Geography – benefits and drawbacks