Munksjö Oyj: Appointment in the Management Team


Munksjö Oyj: Appointment in the Management Team

Norbert Mix has been appointed President Business Area Decor as of 1 July 2015.

Mr. Mix (b. 1957) is currently Business Area Manager Sales & Marketing Decor and has been employed by Munksjö and its predecessors since 2006. He will continue to report to Jan Åström, President and CEO of Munksjö Oyj.

Mr. Mix has previously held leading positions within Munksjö, Technocell and PWA in both Europe and North America. He holds a M. Sc. in Finance and Forestry Economics. He is a German citizen.

Christian Mandl (b. 1949), Business Area Manager Manufacturing Decor and member of the Management Team, will retire as planned on 1 July 2015.

“I warmly welcome Norbert Mix to his new position. He will through his wide and international experience within the sector continue to play a key role in the company during the coming years. I would also like to warmly thank Christian Mandl for his dedication, expertise and his valuable contribution in building Munksjö’s position as a world-leading decor paper manufacturer over the more than 40 years that he has been with the company.” says Jan Åström, President and CEO of Munksjö Oyj. 

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For further information, please contact:
Åsa Fredriksson, SVP HR and Communications, tel. +46 10 250 1003
Laura Lindholm, Investor Relations Manager, tel. +46 10 250 1026

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