Marcus Hedblom appointed new CEO at Ovako
The Board of Directors of Ovako, a leading European engineering steel manufacturer, has appointed Marcus Hedblom as new President and CEO with immediate effect. He will succeed Tom Erixon, who has been appointed President and CEO at Alfa Laval, as earlier announced.Marcus Hedblom joined Ovako in 2011 as CFO of Ovako. His previous career includes executive positions such as Deputy CFO for SAS Group, CEO at Spanair and a management consulting career at McKinsey. Marcus Hedblom, 45, holds a degree of Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management from Linköping University, Sweden.