Larry S. Hughes
Larry S. Hughes is currently the Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., an integrated wood products company headquartered in British Columbia, Canada, whose shares are publicly listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. In addition to primary responsibility for financial matters, Mr. Hughes’ current role includes responsibility for strategic planning and initiatives, investor relations, legal compliance and continuous disclosure compliance and pension matters. He joined West Fraser in September 2007 as Senior Vice-President with responsibility for strategic planning and legal, safety and environmental oversight. Mr. Hughes also served as a Director of Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. from May 2014 until May 2016(12). Prior to joining West Fraser, Mr. Hughes had a distinguished 27-year career as a business lawyer with Lang Michener (now McMillan LLP) specializing in mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and forestry law.