Chairman & CEO
Mark Sutton became chairman of the International Paper Board of Directors on January 1, 2015 and CEO of International Paper on November 1, 2014. He has been a member of the International Paper board of directors since June 1, 2014.
Sutton joined International Paper in 1984 and has served in a variety of manufacturing, commercial, strategic planning and management roles and has led the company’s papers and industrial packaging businesses.
Sutton serves on the American Forest & Paper Association Board of Directors and is a member of The Business Council and the Business Roundtable.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Louisiana State University.