Carl von Schantz moves on to Atlas Copco

Carl von Schantz, Head of the Energy Sector at Lantmännen, moves on to a new position as Division President at Atlas Copco.

Carl von Schantz started working at Lantmännen seven years ago, when he 2011 took on the role as Head of the Lantmännen Energy Sector. Carl is now taking on new challenges and moves on to a position as President for the General Industry Tools and Assembly Systems division, in the Industrial Technique business area at Atlas Copco.  

During his years at Lantmännen, Carl has been very important for the development of the Energy Sector and has created a stable platform for continued profitable growth.

“I wish Carl all the best for the future and with his new position in the Atlas Copco group”, says Per Olof Nyman, CEO and Group President at Lantmännen.

“I am very grateful for the years I have had at Lantmännen and I am proud of the work we have done with innovation, continuous improvements and the international expansion of the Energy Sector. I have also appreciated working for our owners – it feels good to know that the value created by us, the employees of Lantmännen, is distributed to the benefit of Swedish farmers”, says Carl von Schantz.

The recruitment of Carl’s replacement at Lantmännen has started.

For more information, please contact: 

Per Olof Nyman, CEO and Group President at Lantmännen
Phone: +46 10 556 11 81

Carl von Schantz, Head of the Energy Sector at Lantmännen
Phone: +46 10 556 09 97

The Lantmännen Press Office
Phone: +46 10 556 88 00

About Lantmännen
Lantmännen is an agricultural cooperative and Northern Europe’s leader in agriculture, machinery, bioenergy and food products. Owned by 25,000 Swedish farmers, we have 10,000 employees, operations in over 20 countries and an annual turnover of SEK 40 billion. With grain as our basis, we process arable land resources to make farming thrive. Some of our best known food brands are AXA, Kungsörnen, GoGreen, Schulstad, Gooh, FINN CRISP and Bonjour. Our company is founded on knowledge and values built up through generations of owners. Having research, development and operations throughout the value chain means that we can take responsibility together – from field to fork. For more information: