Christian Chavassieu is the Managing Partner of CelCo and has over 20 years’ experience in the cellulose industry. Previously he served as Sales and Marketing Director for Sateri (Bracell). He has also held positions with Buckeye Technologies Inc. (now part of Georgia Pacific) as Senior Vice President of the Wood Pulp Division and with Chavassieu & Cie SA, a pulp and paper trading company based in France, as President.

Christian also worked for Apple Computer and Schlumberger, in various finance executive positions. Christian holds a Bachelors Degree in Marketing from Institut Supérieur de Gestion in Paris and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Columbia University in New York.