TricorBraun appoints Susan Bergethon as first in-house general counsel
Global packaging company TricorBraun has appointed Susan Bergethon (pictured) as senior vice president and general counsel, effective immediately. Bergethon will be reporting to president and CEO Court Carruthers. In her new role, Bergethon will lead TricorBraun’s legal function and oversees the company’s ESG practice.
Bergethon joins TricorBraun from Georgia-Pacific, where served for almost a decade. She joined as a senior counsel for contracts and later advanced to senior positions within the legal department. In 2017 she was named chief counsel for the company’s largest business division. Prior to joining Georgia-Pacific, Bergethon served as vice president, assistant general counsel and legal director at LHC Group and as chief corporate development counsel with McKesson Health Solutions. Bergethon began her career at Alston & Bird as an associate, before advancing to a senior in-house role at Equifax.