Michael P. Doss, President and Chief Executive Officer
Michael P. Doss (June 1966) is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Graphic Packaging Holding Company. Prior to January 1, 2016, Mr. Doss held the position of President and Chief Operating Officer from May 20, 2015 through December 31, 2015 and Chief Operating Officer from January 1, 2014 until May 19, 2015. Prior to these positions, he served as the Executive Vice President, Commercial Operations of Graphic Packaging Holding Company. Prior to this Mr. Doss held the position of Senior Vice President, Consumer Packaging Division. Prior to March 2008, he had served as Senior Vice President, Consumer Products Packaging of Graphic Packaging Corporation since September 2006. From July 2000 until September 2006, he was the Vice President of Operations, Universal Packaging Division. Mr. Doss was Director of Web Systems for the Universal Packaging Division prior to his promotion to Vice President of Operations. Since joining Graphic Packaging International Corporation in 1990, Mr. Doss has held positions of increasing management responsibility, including plant manager at the Gordonsville, TN and Wausau, WI plants. He holds a Bachelor of Science in industrial marketing and a Master of Business Administration in finance, both from Western Michigan University. He is also a graduate of Harvard University’s General Manager Program.
Mr. Doss serves on the Board of Directors for the American Forest & Paper Association, the Sustainable Forest Initiative, the Paper Recycling Coalition, the Atlanta Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America and the Paper & Packaging Check-off Board. He is also active in the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.
Michael Farrell, Executive Vice President, Mills Division
Michael Farrell (July 1966) is the Executive Vice President, Mills Division of Graphic Packaging Holding Company. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President, Supply Chain since January 2018. Prior to January 2018, Mr. Farrell had served as Vice President, Recycled Board Mills of Graphic Packaging International, LLC and its predecessor companies (“GPI”) from January 1, 2013; Senior Manufacturing Manager of GPI from October 28, 2009 until December 31, 2012. From December 11, 2008 until October 27, 2009, Mr. Farrell was the Manufacturing Manager of the West Monroe, Louisiana mill and from September 1, 2006 until December 10, 2008 was the General Manager of the Middletown, Ohio mill of GPI.
Deborah R. Frank, Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer
Deborah R. Frank (September 1960) is the Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of Graphic Packaging Holding Company, a position she has held since March 2008. Prior to March 2008, she served as Vice President and Controller of Graphic Packaging Corporation since April 2005. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Frank held various positions of increasing responsibility in the finance, accounting, audit, international and corporate areas at Kimberly Clark Corporation, most recently serving as Assistant Controller.
Kaeko Gondo, President, Pacific Rim
Kaeko Gondo (December 1968) is President, Pacific Rim of Graphic Packaging International (the “Company”). She joined the Company on April 1, 2018. Since 2013, she was President and CEO of Sonoko Company Ltd., managing four corporate entities and successfully restructuring and integrating the food and cosmetics business into Toridoll Holdings. Prior to that, she worked with LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton Group, serving as President and CEO of Emilio Pucci Company after roles as General Manager and COO. She also held senior management positions with Christofle Japan Ltd. and Bulgari Japan Ltd., following her eight years working with Tokyo Mitsubishi Securities Company Ltd. and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Ltd. Ms. Gondo has a Bachelor of Science in Italian with a minor in economics from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. and, in addition to her native Japanese, speaks English and Italian.
Andy Johnson, Vice President, Government Affairs and Sustainability
Andrew Johnson (March 1964) is Vice President, Government Affairs and Sustainability of Graphic Packaging International (the “Company”). From January 2012 until September 2014, Mr. Johnson served as Director of Government Affairs and Sustainability for the Company. Mr. Johnson provides strategic leadership for the global execution of the Company’s Government Affairs program. In addition, he oversees the Company’s sustainability program, establishing its vision and leading execution. He has been with the Company for 12 years holding positions of increased responsibility in Marketing and Business Development; including Director of Business Development. Mr. Johnson has over 25 years of experience in packaging, serving as the Director of Marketing and the Center for Innovation at Smurfit-Stone and in leadership roles in package engineering and procurement at consumer packaged goods companies, Pillsbury and Borden Foods Corp.
Paul McCann, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain
Paul McCann (July
1971) is the Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, for Graphic Packaging
International. Previously, Mr. McCann was responsible for global
manufacturing and supply chain at Monsanto Corporation, a $15B agricultural
products company. Prior to that, Mr. McCann held positions with Smurfit-Stone
Container as Vice President, Strategic Sourcing; Vice President and General
Manager Asia, and Vice President and General Manager, Fiber. Before that, he
was Vice President, Global Procurement at Solo Cup Company. Mr. McCann is a
graduate of the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern
University and received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Indiana
Vish M. Narendra, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Vish M. Narendra (June 1969) is the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Graphic Packaging Holding Company, a position he has held since May 1, 2015. Mr. Narendra joined Graphic Packaging Holding Company from General Electric Company, a focused, global infrastructure leader. Mr. Narendra was with the General Electric Company from September 2001 to April 2015 and served most recently as CIO for the Alstom integration for the GE Power & Water business. From September 2001 to August 2014, Mr. Narendra held a series of roles with increasing responsibility, including a stint as the Asia region CIO for the Energy and Aviation businesses within General Electric Company, CIO for demand management within the Power Generation business and other functional roles. Prior to General Electric Company, Mr. Narendra was with Idea Integration from 1999 to 2001, a provider of digital strategy and application development. Mr. Narendra also worked for System Software Associates from 1994 to 1999.
Alex Ovshey, Vice President, Investor Relations
Alex Ovshey (April 1984) is Vice President, Investor Relations at Graphic Packaging International, a position he has held since July 2016. He is focused on maintaining an open and robust dialogue with investors, prospective investors, and covering sell-side analysts on company and industry dynamics. From January 2006 until January 2016, Mr. Ovshey was at Goldman Sachs & Co. where, in his most recent role, he was a Vice President and Lead Equities Analyst focused on the specialty packaging, paper & forest products, and environmental services sectors. He holds a Bachelor of Science in finance and accounting from the New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business.
Stephen R. Scherger, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Stephen R. Scherger (July 1964) is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Graphic Packaging Holding Company. From October 1, 2014 through December 31, 2014, Mr. Scherger was the Senior Vice President – Finance. From April 2012 through September 2014, Mr. Scherger served as Senior Vice President, Consumer Packaging Division. Mr. Scherger joined Graphic Packaging Holding Company in April of 2012 from MeadWestvaco Corporation, where he served as President, Beverage and Consumer Electronics. Mr. Scherger was with MeadWestvaco Corporation from 1986 to 2012 and held positions including Vice President, Corporate Strategy; Vice President and General Manager, Beverage Packaging; Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Papers Group, Vice President Asia Pacific and Latin America, Beverage Packaging, Chief Financial Officer Beverage Packaging and other executive‐level positions.
Lauren S. Tashma, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Lauren S. Tashma (April 1966) is the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Graphic Packaging Holding Company, serving in this position since February 2014. Previously, Ms. Tashma served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc., where she led the legal, compliance and environmental, health and safety functions. Prior to that, Ms. Tashma had various roles with Fortune Brands, Inc., including Vice President and Associate General Counsel.
Hilde Van Moeseke, Senior Vice President and President, Europe, Middle East and Africa
Hilde Van Moeseke (March 1970) is the Senior Vice President and President, Europe, Middle East and Africa of Graphic Packaging Holding Company. From January 2017 to July 1, 2017, Ms. Van Moeseke served as Vice President, Finance Europe and Interim EMEA Leader of Graphic Packaging International (“GPI”). From July 2015 until January 2017, Ms. Van Moeseke was the Vice President, Finance Europe of GPI. Ms. Van Moeseke joined GPI in January 2014 as Director Controlling and was promoted to Director, Finance Europe in July 2014. Prior to January 2014, Ms. Van Moeseke held the position of Group Controller, Project Management, Shared Service Center and Accounting at Azelis Corporate Services S.A. for two years. She has also worked for the Walt Disney Company in Europe for six years in various positions of increasing responsibility, most recently serving as Director, Finance and Controllership.
Joseph P. Yost, Executive Vice President and President, Americas
Joseph P. Yost (October 1967) is the Executive Vice President and President, Americas of Graphic Packaging Holding Company. Prior to January 5, 2017, Mr. Yost served as Senior Vice President, Global Beverage and Europe from September 1, 2015 to January 4, 2017, Senior Vice President, Europe from March 1, 2014 to August 31, 2015 and Senior Vice President, European Chief Integration Officer/Chief Financial Officer from February 2013 until February 2014. From 2009 until February 2013, Mr. Yost was the Senior Vice President, Supply Chain of Graphic Packaging Holding Company. From 2006 to 2009, he served as Vice President, Operations Support – Consumer Packaging for Graphic Packaging International. Mr. Yost has also served in the following positions: Director, Finance and Centralized Services from 2003 to 2006 with Graphic Packaging International and from 2000 to 2003 with Graphic Packaging Corporation; Manager, Operations Planning and Analysis – Consumer Products Division from 1999 to 2000 with Graphic Packaging Corporation; and other management positions from 1997 to 1999 with Fort James Corporation..