Pulp and Paper Canada

GreenFirst announces changes to its board of directors

October 12, 2021  By P&PC Staff

GreenFirst Forest Products has announced the appointment of Michael Mitchell to its board of directors.

Mitchell brings with him extensive experience as an institutional investor, asset manager, board advisor, founder and operator.  He has been investing in both public and private markets for multiple decades, most recently as a partner at Locust Wood Capital. Prior to Locust Wood Capital, he was a senior analyst at Breeden Capital. Mitchell has served in several leadership roles in different organizations.

“On behalf of the board of directors, I am very pleased to welcome Michael to the Board.  Michael brings to the board valuable insights obtained through his extensive experience in the financial industry, including investing, capital allocation, finance and financial analysis of public companies” said Paul Rivett, chairman of the board.


GreenFirst also announced that Kyle Cerminara has resigned from the board.

“His experience and expertise were appreciated, he has been an integral member of GreenFirst and he will be missed”, stated Paul Rivett.

“GreenFirst is well-positioned to create value for shareholders,” said Cerminara, former chairman of GreenFirst and founder of Fundamental Global, one of GreenFirst’s largest shareholders.  “I can’t think of a more ideal director for the GreenFirst board than Mike,” added Cerminara.

Print this page


Stories continue below