I have 50 years of experience, and specialize in the field of pulp, paper and allied industries with specific knowledge in the areas of papermaking, coating and papermaking chemicals and equipment. I have published on such topics as paper coating, thermal and digital papers and sustainable packaging materials development. I have testified 15 times on topics such as carbonless paper, paper chemicals and personal injury on papermaking equipment. I have education and experience background that includes technical training in pulp and paper technology, papermaking and coating technical and operations management, paper chemicals and papermaking equipment marketing. For the past several decades, I have been involved in development of and due diligence on project financing and bankruptcy workouts in the paper industry.