SENIOR MANAGEMENT

Senior Management is appointed by the Board of Directors.

The controlling group members do not serve as CMPC’s managers.

Francisco Ruiz-Tagle , CEO

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Francisco Ruiz-Tagle holds a Business and Administration degree with a minor in economics from the Universidad de Chile and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA. Mr. Ruiz-Tagle began working at CMPC in 1991. Mr. Ruiz-Tagle has served as general manager of Celulosa del Pacifico, Deputy CFO of CMPC and general manager of Papelera del Plata and CEO of CMPC Paper Products, now merged with CMPC Papers. In 2011, he became CEO of CMPC Forestry. In January 2016, he assumed as CEO CMPC Forestry/Pulp, position he held until 2018 when he was appointed Chief Executive Officer of CMPC, succeeding Mr. Hernán Rodríguez.

Ignacio Goldsack, CFO

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Ignacio Goldsack studied Business and Administration at the Universidad de Los Andes (Chile) and received an MBA from the MIT. In February 2016 he assumed as the CFO of CMPC, succeeding Mr. Luis Llanos. Mr. Goldsack has an extensive experience in the banking and financial sector, having served as Director and Head of Corporates in Deutsche Bank in Chile prior entering to CMPC.

Rafael Cox, Chief Legal Officer

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Rafael Cox studied Law at the Universidad de Los Andes (Chile) and received a Master of Law in Corporate Law from Universidad de Los Andes (Chile) and a Master of Law in Corporate Governance from Stanford University Law School. He began working at CMPC in 2001 as In House Counsel. In 2010, Mr. Cox became deputy Chief Legal Officer and in 2016 he was appointed Chief Legal Officer and he has served as that from 2016 until now.

Guillermo Turner , Corporate Affairs Manager

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Guillermo studied Journalism at the Universidad Gabriela Mistral and received a PADE Certification from Universidad de Los Andes. Until April 2016 he served as Director of the newspaper La Tercera. He has 25 years of a successful career. He was President of the National Press Association, Director of Diario Financiero, Editorial Development Manager of Mega TV, Director of Capital Magazine and creator of Pulso newspaper.

Cristóbal Irarrázabal, CEO CMPC Papers

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Cristóbal Irarrázabal studied engineering at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and received an MBA from Wharton. In March, 2018, he assumed the position of CEO of CMPC Papers. Before joining CMPC, Mr. Irarrázabal, served for 18 years at the Falabella Holding, his latest position was CEO of the Tottus supermarket.

Gonzalo Darraidou , CEO CMPC Tissue

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Gonzalo Darraidou studied Business and Administration at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Mr. Darraidou served as CEO of Forus S.A., and in November 2015, he assumed as CEO CMPC Tissue.