New CFO in Polygiene AB (publ)
Kristian Populin has been appointed new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Polygiene AB. He succeeds Ulrika Björk, who was appointed as the company's CEO in December 2017. Kristian will take office on February 5, 2018.
Kristian’s previous role was Accounting Manager for Polygiene, where he worked directly under the CFO for almost two years. In his previous career over the past 10 years, Kristian has had CFO positions within Comsys AB, Mobill Scandinavia and Dvel. In addition, Kristian Populin has worked as a Business Controller at Citroen A / S and Egmont Magazines.
During a successful career, Kristian Populin has worked in a way that is of great relevance to Polygiene. Kristian has a documented long-term experience from small and medium-sized enterprises in a growth phase, where he handled not only financial follow-up and reporting, but also demonstrated proactivity and efficiency in building structures and procedures for financial management, analysis, follow-up and cost control.
The responsibility for the company’s IR will continue to be with Ulrika Björk.
”It is with great pleasure that we have appointed Kristian Populin as new CFO. His experience with Polygiene combined with a very high level of competence makes it an obvious choice to give him this new role in the company. Our cooperation has worked very well during my time as CFO, so I am confident that Kristian can continue to build the structures and processes required to achieve our short and long term goals.” says CEO Ulrika Björk.
This information is information that Polygiene AB (publ.) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation and the Swedish Securities Markets Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out below, at February 2, 2018, at 16.15 CET.
Polygiene is the world-leading provider of odor control technology and Stays Fresh solutions for clothing, sports equipment, lifestyle, textiles and other materials to help people stay fresh and confident. Polygiene brings the Scandinavian values of quality and care for the environment to life through its products and services. More than 100 global premium brands have chosen to use Polygiene Stays Fresh Technology in their products. Polygiene was established in 2006 and is listed on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm, Sweden. Erik Penser Bank AB acts as its Certified Advisor.