Packaging Corp. of America Appoints Robert Mundy to Succeed Richard West as CFO

Robert Mundy

June 3, 2014 - Packaging Corporation of America announced today the appointment of Robert P. (Bob) Mundy as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective September 1, 2015. Mundy will begin his employment with PCA on July 1, 2015.

Mundy has served as Verso Corporationís Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2006. Before that, he worked for more than 20 years with International Paper Company in various positions of increasing responsibility.

Richard B. (Rick) West has served as CFO of PCA since 1999 and as Senior Vice President since March 2002. He will remain an employee of PCA in an advisory capacity through his planned retirement date of March 1, 2016.

Richard West

Mark W. Kowlzan, CEO of PCA said, "As a seasoned CFO with more than 30 years of financial and operating experience in the paper industry, Bob is ideally suited to become PCA's CFO and a key member of our executive management team.

"In addition, Bob and Rick have very similar backgrounds, having worked together for more than ten years in various financial roles at International Paper," Kowlzan said.

PCA is the fourth largest producer of containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the United States and the third largest producer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America. PCA operates eight paper mills and 94 corrugated products plants and related facilities. To learn more, please visit:

SOURCE: Packaging Corporation of America