Veritiv Corporation announced that Matthew J. Espe has been elected as a new member of the Veritiv Board of Directors.
"I am very pleased to welcome Matt to our board of directors," said Mary Laschinger, Chairman and CEO of Veritiv. "His broad business experience in manufacturing and distribution and proven leadership skills will complement our Board's current composition and serve Veritiv well."
Mr. Espe has more than 30 years of experience in sales, marketing and management of global manufacturing businesses. He most recently was CEO and president of Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Prior to joining Armstrong in 2010, he was chairman and CEO of Ricoh Americas.
Mr. Espe is currently a member of the board of directors at Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd. and NCI Building Systems, Inc. He was formerly a member of the board of directors of Armstrong World Industries, Inc., IKON Office Solutions, Inc., Graphic Packaging Holding Company, Unisys Corporation, Con-way Inc. and Ricoh Americas Corporation.
Veritiv Corporation, headquartered in Atlanta, is a leading North American business-to-business distributor of print, publishing, packaging, and facility solutions; and also a provider of logistics and supply chain management services.