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International Paper India Announces Leadership Changes

Rampraveen Swaminathan Rampraveen Swaminathan

Feb. 22, 2017 - International Paper (IP) today announced that Rampraveen Swaminathan, President - International Paper India and Chairman & Managing Director of International Paper APPM Limited has decided to leave the company to pursue his professional interests. Don Devlin, Vice President, Corporate Audit for International Paper will succeed Swaminathan.

Devlin has nearly 20 years of experience with IP, holding various leadership roles. He joined the company in 1998 and has served in a number of finance, strategic planning and project management roles in the United States and Europe.

Devlin will be based in Hyderabad, India.

Swaminathan will continue in his current responsibilities and support a smooth transition until end of April 2017, IP said.

In a press release, IP noted its appreciation for Swaminathan's leadership and contribution in developing business in India, turnaround of International Paper APPM and in creating a strong organization as per IP values.

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SOURCE: International Paper