Director Since: 2020
Term Expires in: 2023
• Compensation and Personnel
Summary: Mr. Garcia’s extensive operational leadership in heavy industrial industries
brings valuable insight to our Board. Mr. Garcia was President of the Pulp and Paper
Division of Domtar Corporation from April 2014 to January 2021. The Division designs,
manufactures, markets and distributes a wide variety of fiber-based products including
communication papers, specialty and packaging papers and market pulp. Prior to joining
Domtar, Mr. Garcia was the Chief Executive Officer at EVRAZ Highveld Steel & Vanadium
Co. in South Africa. Mr. Garcia has more than 25 years of international management
experience in paper, steel, and aluminum manufacturing and marketing. He has been a
Director of IPL and WPL since 2020.
Skills and Qualifications: strategic leadership; financial acumen/literacy; operations;
customer perspective; legal and regulatory; human resources/executive compensation; risk
management; technology systems/cybersecurity; environmental and safety; diversity.