Domtar CFO Daniel Buron Wins "Aces of Finance" Award

Daniel Buron

May 10, 2012 - Domtar announced that its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Daniel Buron, has won the "Aces of Finance" award in the Public Corporation category.

Organized by the Quebec chapter of Finance Executives International Canada (FEI Canada), this recognition is awarded annually to recognize professional accomplishments of exceptional financial executives.

"Daniel is a pivotal member of Domtar's Management Team who continues to show strong leadership as well as being a great team player in our Management Committee," said John D. Williams, President and Chief Executive Officer. "He richly deserves this award and on behalf of everyone at Domtar, we would like to thank him for his outstanding contribution and for representing our three core values of Agility, Caring and Innovation."

The award was received yesterday at a gala held at the prestigious Le Windsor in Montreal. The "Aces of Finance" competition is a special opportunity to recognize the professional accomplishments and community involvement of exceptional financial executives in Quebec.

"I am grateful for this recognition," said Buron. Domtar's Corporate Finance team has built an expertise that is unique in Montreal and I share this award with all my colleagues."

Buron is a chartered accountant and graduate from Université Laval. He began his career at Domtar in 1999 and has been CFO since May 2004.

Buron has responsibilities for all finance functions: financial disclosure, financial risk and debt management, treasury operations, tax administration, investor relations and information technology. In 2009, he received the ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors.

SOURCE: Domtar Corp.