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Björn Hauber new Managing Director and CEO in Ballingslöv International

Björn Hauber has been appointed Managing Director and CEO of Ballingslöv International from the 14th of September 2020.  He succeeds Anders Wassberg, who during the autumn of 2020 will take over as CEO of Ballingslöv International’s parent company, Stena Adactum. Anders Wassberg will take over as Chairman of the Board of Ballingslöv International according to previous communication.

 

Björn Hauber, 49 years old, comes from a long career within the Daimler Group, most recently as CEO of Mercedes-Benz Sweden and Denmark.

Martin Svalstedt, Chairman of the Board, comments on the appointment:

 

“After an extensive recruitment process, we can conclude that Ballingslöv International generated a lot of interest. Björn Hauber’s commercial achievements with experience from capital goods in an international perspective in combination with his eminent leadership qualities has made him a natural fit for our Group.

 

Ballingslöv International’s Board of Directors is very pleased to have been able to attract Björn to lead the continued development of the Group’s operations within the framework of Ballingslöv International’s business concept and strategic direction ”.

 

To further strengthen the Group management and provide management continuity Magnus Hegdal is appointed Deputy CEO as well as CFO where he spans finance as well as IT and sustainability.

 

Martin Svalstedt continues:

 

“Magnus’s appointment is well deserved and further recognizes his commitment to both the culture and strategic direction of the business”

“The Board would like to express their gratitude to Anders Wassberg for the good development that Ballingslöv International has had under his leadership and wishes Björn Hauber a warm welcome to his new role.”

 

Malmö September 7, 2020

 

BALLINGSLÖV INTERNATIONAL AB

 

Martin Svalstedt
Chairman of the Board

 

For further information:
Martin Svalstedt, Chairman of the Board, +46 704855371
Anders Wassberg, incoming Chairman of the Board, +46 734270801

Allan Meyer new Managing Director Multiform A/S

Allan Meyer has been appointed new Managing Director of Multiform A/S as of July 1, 2020. Allan succeeds Lars Bay-Smidt, who has maintained the position of acting MD.

Allan Meyer comes from the Danish storage producer KA Interiør where he has been Managing Director since 2004. In recent years he has also been responsible for the Dutch storage manufacturer Noteborn. Both companies are part of the German furniture group Vivonio Furniture Group.

 

Allan will report directly to the undersigned.

 

Malmö June 9, 2020

 

BALLINGSLÖV INTERNATIONAL AB

 

Anders Wassberg
CEO

New Chief Production Officer Ballingslöv International

Taina Ekström is appointed new Chief Production Officer of Ballingslöv International from the 1st of August 2019.

Taina holds a Master of Science and most recently comes from Saint-Gobain Ceilings where she worked as Supply Chain Director. Taina has held various positions within the group Saint-Gobain since 2004, including as European Operations Director.

Taina will work with production development in our operations in Sweden, Denmark and England.

She will also be a member of the Group Management Team for Ballingslöv International and report to the undersigned.

 

Malmö March 18, 2019

 

BALLINGSLÖV INTERNATIONAL AB

 

Anders Wassberg
CEO

Claus Beier new Managing Director JKE Design A/S

Claus Beier is appointed new Managing Director of JKE Design A/S from the 1st of October 2017.
Claus Beier succeeds Claus Nørgaard who has decided to leave the company.

Claus Beier is currently CEO of JELD-WEN Denmark, best known under the Swedoor brand. With his experience Claus will lead the execution of the JKE strategic plan.

 

Claus will report to Business Area Director Lars Bay-Smidt.

 

We thank Claus Nørgaard for his efforts in the Group and wish him and Claus Beier all the best with their new challenges.

 

Malmö September 6, 2017

 

BALLINGSLÖV INTERNATIONAL AB

 

Anders Wassberg
CEO