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Mercer International Appoints Adolf Koppensteiner as Chief Operating Officer

Jan. 5, 2018 - Mercer International Inc. has appointed Adolf Koppensteiner as Chief Operating Officer of the company, effective January 1, 2018.

Koppensteiner continues to serve as a managing director of the company's Stendal pulp mill (Arneburg, Germany), a position he has held since June 2013. Prior to that, he served as mill manager of Mercer's Rosenthal pulp mill (Blankenstein, Germany) since joining the company in 2007.

“We are pleased to welcome Mr. Koppensteiner in his new role with the company,” said David Gandossi, Mercer's CEO. “Since joining us in 2007, he has been a valuable member of the management teams at our Stendal and Rosenthal mills.

“I look forward to working with Mr. Koppensteiner and the rest of our management team as we continue to strengthen our disciplined operating model.”

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SOURCE: Mercer International Inc.