Masonite International Corporation (NYSE: DOOR) today announced the appointment of Richard Leland as Vice President, Finance and Treasurer. In this role, Rich will have responsibility for all Treasury and Investor Relations activities, as well as the Corporate Business Planning & Analysis function.
Rich comes to Masonite from Office Depot, where he led global treasury, investor relations, corporate development and risk management activities as Vice President of Finance and Corporate Treasurer. He also previously served as CFO for Office Depot Asia, based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining Office Depot, he held a number of finance leadership positions at Burger King Corporation, the Kellogg Company, U.S. Robotics and Morton International. Rich holds a Bachelor of Finance degree from the University of Iowa and an MBA in Finance and International Business from Loyola University Chicago.
“We are very pleased to have Rich join the Masonite team,” said Russ Tiejema, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. “We believe his breadth of experience in leading finance teams, combined with his knowledge and experience in treasury and investor relations, will help us to further engage investors and deliver our financial goals.”
Masonite International Corporation is a leading global designer, manufacturer, marketer and distributor of interior and exterior doors for the new construction and repair, renovation and remodeling sectors of the residential and non-residential building construction markets. Since 1925, Masonite has provided its customers with innovative products and superior service at compelling values. Masonite currently serves approximately 7,600 customers in 60 countries. Additional information about Masonite can be found at www.masonite.com.
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