SCA appoints new President of its European packaging operations

Phil Almond is currently responsible for the corrugated business, region Middle Europe, with important markets like Germany, Austria, Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic. He has been employed at SCA Packaging since 1993 where he has held leading positions. Phil Almond takes on his new position as of November 1st.

"John Williams joined our company in year 2000 and I wish him the best of luck in his new challenges," says Jan Johansson, President and CEO, SCA.

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Stockholm, 2 October 2008

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