(PRESS RELEASE) HELSINKI, 28-Oct-2020 — /EuropaWire/ — Ahlstrom-Munksjö announces changes in its Executive Management Team which will strengthen its long-term strategy development and deepen its innovation and sustainability focus.
Mikko Lankinen has been appointed Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Development, and a member of the Group Executive Management Team as of October 28 2020. He reports to Hans Sohlström, President and CEO. Mikko is currently Chief Development Officer, Corporate Development. Robin Guillaud has been appointed Executive Vice President, Innovation, Sustainability and Communication, and a member of the Group Executive Management Team as of October 28 2020. He reports to Hans Sohlström, President and CEO. Robin is currently Vice President, Business Development, Filtration & Performance Solutions business area.
As announced in August, Anna Bergquist, Executive Vice President, Strategy, Sustainability and Innovation and a member of the Group Executive Management Team, has decided to leave the company. Anna is on parental leave during her remaining time of employment.
Hans Sohlström, President and CEO of Ahlstrom-Munksjö, welcomes Mikko and Robin to the Group Executive Management Team: “I’m very pleased to have both Mikko and Robin in the Executive Management Team. Mikko brings extensive experience in corporate-wide development and optimization, areas that offer us further opportunities following our recent years of growth and transformation. Robin’s relevant experience in business development and customer interface brings essential perspective to our innovation and sustainability development work.”
Hans Sohlström, President and CEO, +358 10 888 2520
Johan Lindh, Vice President, Group Communications and Investor Relations, + 358 10 888 4994
Ahlstrom-Munksjö in brief
Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in fiber-based materials, supplying innovative and sustainable solutions to its customers. Our mission is to expand the role of fiber-based solutions for sustainable everyday life. Our offering includes filter materials, release liners, food and beverage processing materials, decor papers, abrasive and tape backings, electrotechnical paper, glass fiber materials, medical fiber materials and solutions for diagnostics as well as a range of specialty papers for industrial and consumer end-uses. Our annual net sales is about EUR 3 billion and we employ some 8,000 people. The Ahlstrom-Munksjö share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki and Stockholm. Read more at www.ahlstrom-munksjo.com