Board of Directors

Staffan Bohman
Chairman
Born 1949
B.Sc. (Economics)
Chairman of the Board since 2013

Chairman of Cibes Liftgroup, Näringslivets skattedelegation, Deputy Chairman of Rezidor Hotel Group and the Board of Trustees of SNS.

Board member of Atlas Copco, Vattenfall, Upplands Motor and The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA)

Previous positions: Former CEO of Sapa, Gränges and DeLaval.

Fredrik Emilson

Group President and CEO

B.Sc. (Econ.)

Previous positions: President Business Area Automotive APAC, CEO of Höganäs (China) Co. Ltd, CEO of Höganäs Taiwan Ltd., CEO of Höganäs Korea Ltd., CEO of Pergo Europe and CEO of Trelleborg Waterproofing

Employed since 2010
Born 1969

Peter Gossas
Born 1949
B.Sc (Eng.)
Board member since 2008

Management Consultant in Business Development

Previous positions: CEO of the Sandvik Materials Technology business area in 2002-2011. Chairman of Sandvik India and Sandvik South East Asia. Chairman of of the Swedish steel and metals employers' conf. Various Divisional Manager positions in Avesta/Avesta Sheffield/Avesta Polarit/Outokumpu. Various positions with SSAB.

Kurt Jofs 
Born 1958
B.Sc. (Eng.)
Board member since 2013

Chairman Northern Hotel Holdings. Board member ASA Transport and Tieto Corp.

Previous positions: EVP Ericsson Group, Business unit Networks, CEO Segerström & Svensson, Linjebuss, ABB Ventilations Products and others.

Kerstin Konradsson
Born 1967
M.Sc. Engineering
Board member since 2016

CEO and President of Boliden Smelters

Previous positions: CEO Åkers Sweden AB, Head of Division Åkers Cast Rolls Europe and Asia, Various Manager positions with SSAB

Jenny Lindén Urnes
Born 1971
B.A. (Phil.)
Board member since 2004

Chairman of Lindéngruppen AB and Stiftelsen Färgfabriken. Board member of Becker Industrial Coatings Holding AB, ColArt International Holdings Ltd and Moorbrook Textiles Ltd

Previous positions: CEO Lindéngruppen AB, CEO and President of AB Wilh. Becker, Member of Boards within AB. Wilh. Becker.

Kristian Sildeby

Kristian Sildeby
Born 1976
MSc (Econ.)
Board member since 2013

Chairman of Blasieholmen 54 Restaurang AB

Board member of Power Wind Partners, Sol Voltaics, Qunano, ELK Entertainment, Lindström & Göthberg Executive Development and Mathias Dahlgren Innovation.

Previous positions: Vice President, Head of Finance and Risk Management, Investor.

Erik Urnes

Erik Urnes
Born 1971
B.Eng. (Mechanical Engineering), MBA
Board member since 2009

CEO of Lindéngruppen AB, Chairman of Becker Industrial Coatings Holding AB and ColArt International Holdings Ltd. Board member of Lindéngruppen AB.

Previous positions: Strategy Consultant, Bain & Company, Investment Manager Browallia Ltd and Reuters Greenhouse Fund, CEO of ColArt International Holdings, CEO of AB Wilh. Becker.

Lars Wedenborn
Born 1958
MSc (Econ.)
Board member since 2013

Chairman of NASDAQ OMX Nordic Ltd. 
Board member of SKF, NASDAQ OMX Group Inc., Alecta, Grand Hotel, FAM, ELK Entertainment and H-Intressenter. Principal of the Swedish Heart-Lung Foundation and member of the Council, The Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.

Previous positions: Deputy Managing Director and CFO of Alfred Berg, Executive Vice President and CFO of Investor.

Karl-Henry Boo
Born 1959
Union representative on the Board of Directors
Board member since 1993.

Senior high school engineering.

Representative of the Unionen Trade union at Höganäs AB.

Tony Petersson
Born 1966
Union representative on the Board of Directors
Board member since 2006.

Chairman of IF Metall at Höganäs AB.

Nils Carlbaum
Born 1961
M.Sc. (Metallurgy)
Employees representative on the Board of Directors

Member of Sveriges Ingenjörer

Deputy member since 2017 ( 1994-2002)

Gary Paulsson

Gary Paulsson
Born 1965
Union representative on the Board of Directors
Deputy member since 2006.

Member of IF Metall at Höganäs AB

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