IP - International Paper Company

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International Paper Company

6400 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38197
United States

SectorConsumer Goods
IndustryPackaging & Containers
Full Time Employees56,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Mark Stephan SuttonChairman & CEO2.68MN/A1962
Mr. Tommy S. JosephSr. VP of Manufacturing, Technology, EHS & Global Sourcing928.51kN/A1960
Ms. Sharon R. RyanSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.1.01MN/A1959
Mr. Timothy S. NichollsSr. VP of Industrial Packaging the Americas1.24MN/A1962
Mr. Glenn R. LandauCFO & Sr. VPN/AN/A1969
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


International Paper Company operates as a paper and packaging company primarily in North America, Europe, Latin America, North Africa, India, and Russia. It operates through three segments: Industrial Packaging, Global Cellulose Fibers, and Printing Papers. The Industrial Packaging segment manufactures containerboards, including linerboard, medium, whitetop, recycled linerboard, recycled medium, and saturating kraft. The Global Cellulose Fibers segment provides fluff, market, and specialty pulps that are used in absorbent hygiene products, tissue and paper products, and non-absorbent end applications. The Printing Papers segment produces printing and writing papers, such as uncoated papers for end use applications, including brochures, pamphlets, greeting cards, books, annual reports, and direct mail, as well as envelopes, tablets, business forms, and file folders. This segment sells uncoated papers under the Hammermill, Springhill, Williamsburg, Postmark, Accent, Great White, Chamex, Ballet, Rey, Pol, and Svetocopy brand names. The company sells its products directly to end users and converters, as well as through agents, resellers, and paper distributors. International Paper Company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee.

Corporate Governance

International Paper Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.