XV World Forestry Congress


Francisco Razzolini




Chemical Engineer – Federal University of Paraná, Master in Paper Engineering at Universidad Politecnica de Cataluña. Working for Klabin since 1985, started as a trainee and occupied positions at paper production area – newsprint and packaging papers. Moved to corporate headquarter in 1994, joining the planning, M&A and capital projects. Followed on early 2000s to the Paper Business Unit, responsible for the development of the expansions master plans for paper production sites. Since 2006 has been Klabin´s Executive Director for major capital projects, and occupied executive positions at planning , procurement&supply and R&D. Responsible for feasibility and implementation of Puma Project, Klabin´s greenfield pulp mill and as COO of the Pulp Business Unit. Today is Klabin´s CTO – responsible for R&D, Projects, Automation Technology, Sustainability and Innovation. Former president of the Executive Board of the Brazilian Pulp and Paper Technical Association and board member at Melodea , an Israeli company for Nano Crystalline Cellulose (CNC).