Speaker Bio


Kari Talvola

Kari Talvola

President & CEO, Fibre Trade Inc.

Kari Talvola is the President & CEO at Fibre Trade Inc., a direct exporter and mill buyer of recovered paper. Kari has been with Fibre Trade for more than 15 years, specializing in all aspects of the scrap paper industry. She has extensive knowledge of buying, marketing and selling all grades of scrap paper to overseas mills. Throughout her career she has been able to maintain valuable customer relationships by traveling to various countries to meet with key buyers and managers at various paper mills. Kari holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration with an emphasis in management.