Acadian Timber Corp. appoints Adam Sheparski as CFO, effective February 13, 2020. Mr. Sheparski is a Chartered Professional Accountant who most recently worked with one of Canada’s largest grocery retailers. Adam brings a wealth of experience in public company reporting, treasury, and taxation and has participated in several large M&A transactions during his career.
Brian Banfill, who was appointed Interim CFO in September 2019, will remain with the company for an interim period to ensure a smooth transition of his responsibilities.
Acadian also announced that after nearly 35 years of loyal service, Luc Ouellet, Senior Vice President of Operations, has retired. Normand Haché, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Operations, who has over 35 years of experience in the timberland sector and more than 14 years with Acadian, will assume Mr. Ouellet’s responsibilities.
Acadian Timber Corp. is a leading supplier of primary forest products in Eastern Canada and the Northeastern U.S. With a total of approximately 2.4 million acres of land under management, Acadian is one of the largest timberland operators in New Brunswick and Maine.