Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
Daniel Buron has been Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of Domtar since May 2004.
Mr. Buron has management oversight and responsibility for all financial functions, including investor relations, financial reporting, financial risks and debt management, treasury operations, taxation and information technology.
Mr. Buron has been with the company since 1999. He previously held the positions of Vice-President, Finance, Pulp and Paper Sales Division, Vice-President and Controller, as well as other senior positions in Finance. Prior to joining Domtar, he held various finance positions with a leading firm in the commercialization and development of IT applications, solutions and tools as well as with a major international accounting firm.
Mr. Buron is a chartered accountant and holds a Bachelor in Commerce degree from Université Laval. He is a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. He served on the Board of Directors of Norampac Inc., where he was also President of the Audit Committee. He also served on the FM Global Canadian Advisory Board.
Mr. Buron currently serves on the Board of Directors of the McGill University Health Center Foundation. He also sits on the Investment Committee of the Foundation as well as on the Finance & Audit Committee since 2017.
Mr. Buron received in 2009 the ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors. In May 2012, he won the “Aces of Finance” award in the Public Corporation category from the Quebec chapter of Finance Executives International Canada (FEI Canada).