Managing Partner and Chief Operating Officer, Brookfield Asset Management Inc. - Toronto, Ontario
Mr. Turcotte has been a member of our Board of Directors since 2007. He is a member of our Human Resources Committee and our Finance Committee and currently chairs our Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability Committee.
Mr. Turcotte is currently managing partner and Chief Operating Officer at Brookfield Asset Management, an alternative asset management company focused on real estate, infrastructure, renewable energy, and private equity.
He is the Chairman of Westinghouse Electric Company, a privately-held nuclear services company, and of GrafTech International Ltd., a leading manufacturer of high quality graphite electrode products. Mr. Turcotte is also a director of Norbord Inc., an international producer of wood-based panels. He was formerly the president and CEO of North Channel Management Inc., and from 2002 to 2008 was the president and CEO and a director of Algoma Steel Inc., a publicly listed North American steel company.
From 1992 to 2002, Mr. Turcotte held a number of senior executive positions with companies in the pulp and paper industry, including president of the paper group and executive vice-president of corporate development and strategy of Tembec Inc., a leading integrated forest products company with operations in North America and France.