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West Fraser shakes up senior management roles

December 8, 2021  By CFI staff

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has made several changes to its management team to reflect the company’s growing assets.

  • Sean McLaren, currently the company’s president, solid wood, will become the company’s chief operating officer,
  • Kevin Burke, currently the company’s vice-president, North American engineered wood products and renewable energy, will become the company’s senior vice-president, wood products,
  • Keith Carter, currently the company’s vice-president, Western Canada operations, will become the company’s senior vice-president, Western Canada, and
  • Alan McMeekin, currently the company’s vice-president, European engineered wood products, will become the company’s senior vice-president, Europe.

“These changes further strengthen our management capacity and prepare us for continued success.  I am delighted that each of these senior leaders has agreed to take on additional responsibilities within the company,” said Ray Ferris, president and chief executive officer.

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