Gary Whitaker

Gary Whitaker has been practicing corporate law for 30 years, having graduated with a JD cum laude from the University of Houston Law School and a BA cum laude from UCLA. His background includes serving as the General Counsel of GrafTech International, Inc., a publicly traded company that manufactures and sells various graphite products, and as the General Counsel of the US operations of the SK Group, one of Korea’s largest chaebols. Mr. Whitaker also worked on commercial, transactional and financial matters for DuPont and Eastman Chemical, and was an associate for several years with Powell, Goldstein in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Whitaker currently is the General Counsel for Beaver Paper and Graphic Media, Inc., a privately held manufacturer and distributor of dye sublimation paper for the graphic imaging industry, among other products.