BillerudKorsnäs President and CEO Per Lindberg has announced to the Board of Directors his decision to leave the company to become the President and CEO of Epiroc. He will continue in his position during his notice period until the beginning of 2018. The Board will immediately start the process of recruiting a new President and CEO.
Petra Einarsson appointed new CEO of BillerudKorsnäs
”I am very glad to present Petra Einarsson as new President and CEO of BillerudKorsnäs”, says Lennart Holm, Chairman of the Board. “Petra is a highly experienced and competent leader. She has during her years as President of Sandvik Materials Technology shown her capability to successfully develop a complex process industry in a competitive environment. With Petra as new CEO, I am convinced we will succeed in our ambitions to further develop BillerudKorsnäs to new levels.”
Petra Einarsson is since 2013 President of Sandvik Materials Technology and a member of the Group Executive Management of Sandvik AB. Prior to that she has held a number of senior positions within the Sandvik group, including President of product area Tube, President of product area Strip and Financial Manager at Sandvik Materials Technology. Petra was born in 1967 and holds a B. Sc. in Business Administration and Economics.
Per Lindberg leaves his position as President and CEO as Petra Einarsson assumes the position.