US Forest, Paper & Packaging leadership

Solving complex business problems for FPP companies is what we do. Our people have relevant industry experience ranging from enterprise strategy to detailed execution. The combination of their diverse skill set and deep technical know-how allows for unique adaptability – a requirement for sustaining value across the lifecycle of an initiative.

Max Blocker, US & Global Forest, Paper & Packaging leader

Max BlockerMax Blocker
US & Global Forest, Paper & Packaging leader
Tel: +1 (678) 419 4180

Max is the Greater Atlanta (Greater Atlanta is inclusive of states of Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee) Assurance Leader and the Market Industry Leader for the Industrial Products and Utilities ("IPU") Practice based in Atlanta. In his role as the Greater Atlanta Assurance Leader, he leads a group of over 550 professionals who provide Attest, Transaction Services, Systems Process Assurance and Actuarial Services to a variety of Public and Private Companies.

Max has over twenty-three years of extensive experience in all aspects of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, as well as SEC filings and reporting. In addition, he has assisted both strategic and financial clients in spin, merger, acquisition, carve out, recapitalization, divestiture and joint venture transactions, both buy-side and sell-side, for domestic and multi-national companies. He has experience in a variety of industries including chemical, service, and various manufacturing industries.

Erin Sleeth, US Forest, Paper & Packaging tax leader

Erin Sleeth
US Forest, Paper & Packaging tax leader
Tel: +1 (971) 544 4609

Erin Sleeth has over 16 years of public accounting experience providing tax services to public and for-profit multi-national companies in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, technology, utilities and retail. She assists her clients with a wide-scope of services, including assistance with accounting for income taxes, tax compliance, and specialized tax planning in areas such as accounting methods, acquisitions and dispositions, and compensation and benefits. Erin also has significant experience working with clients on alternative and renewable energy incentives.

In addition to her client service responsibilities, Erin helps lead PwC's Industrial Products Sector. In this role, Erin serves as a tax technical specialist on issues important to the industrial products industry. She also liaises with PwC’s National Tax Office on issues related to thought leadership and market coordination.

Erin has a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree with a concentration in accounting from Walla Walla University and a Master of Science Degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University. She is a member of the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She is a certified public accountant in Oregon and California.

Global Industrial Products contact

Joseph P. Herron, Global Industrial Products leader

Joseph P. Herron
Global Industrial Products Leader
Tel: +1 (860) 241 7007