About RMS

Craig Blair-President and CEO

Craig Blair

President and CEO

Craig became President and CEO of RMS in October 2010, with responsibility for RMS’s investments and operating businesses in the United States, Brazil, China, Australia and New Zealand. As President, he leads an experienced team of forestry and financial professionals that manage a global timberland portfolio of over $4 billion. Before assuming his current role, Craig directed RMS’s investment management team, with responsibility for investment strategy, research, business development, portfolio management and client relations. Over a 33-year career he has held a variety of positions at RMS and in the forest products industry, with experience in acquisitions, resource planning, forest management and wood procurement. Craig holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Forest Management from the University of Arkansas at Monticello and a Master of Forestry degree in Forest Business from Mississippi State University. He is Chairman of RMS’s Board of Managers and Investment Committee and currently serves as a board member of the Sustainable Forestry Initiative, Inc. (Chair) and the National Alliance of Forest Owners (Vice-Chair).