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Keith Purchase

Keith Purchase has been Director since June 2012. Mr. Purchase was Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer for MacMillan Bloedel Limited from 1998 to 1999, President and Chief Executive Officer of TimberWest Forest Limited from 1994 to 1998 and Managing Director of Tasman Pulp and Paper from 1990 to 1994. Mr. Purchase was previously Director of Catalyst Paper Corporation and Chair of the board of directors.

As he has held several senior positions in the forestry industry, Mr. Purchase brings to the board extensive senior executive experience relevant to the Company's operations, as well as significant board of director leadership experience from a wide variety of companies.

Mr. Purchase also serves as a Member of Mercer's Compensation Committee and Environmental, Health and Safety Committee.

Committees:

Governance Committee Chair
Audit Committee Chair
Compensation Committee Chair
Environmental, Health and Safety Committee Chair
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