NORCROSS, GA — Unisource Worldwide, Inc., one of the leading distributors of paper, packaging and facility supplies in North America, has named Eric Walter, Vice President of Finance. He will report to John Sills, Unisource Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer.
In his new role, Walter will have responsibility for Unisource’s controller, shared service, financial planning and analysis, tax, treasury, and risk management functions. Walter was most recently Vice President, Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A). He joined Unisource in 2004 as Senior Director of FP&A, and has held a variety of roles in the FP&A group including corporate reporting, planning and field support.
Walter earned a bachelor’s of arts degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Furman University, and a master’s of business administration degree from Duke University. He also holds Certified Public Accountant, Chartered Financial Analyst, and Certified Treasury Professional designations.
About Unisource Worldwide
Unisource Worldwide (www.unisourcelink.com) is a leading independent marketer and distributor of commercial printing and business imaging papers, packaging systems and facility supplies and equipment in North America. Headquartered in Norcross, Ga., Unisource is one of the largest private companies in the United States and offers the most comprehensive suite of products and services in the industry. With more than 6,000 team members – including sales, customer service and technical support specialists; approximately 85 distribution centers; and a fleet of “Big Red” trucks – Unisource can deliver what your business needs when and where you want it – locally, regionally and nationally.