Bergs Timber conducts organizational change

Jan Liljegren will January 1, 2019 take the position as CEO for Bergs Timber Production AB, and will be responsible for the Swedish operations. In the autumn, Jan held the position as Production Director and now stands up as CEO.

At the same time, Bitus, our Swedish wood protection business, will be a new business area. Bitus has a strong market position and we see great opportunities to further develop the business. The change marks our increased ambition level in the wood protection segment and a future development towards an ever-increasing degree of further processing of the products in Bergs Timber Group. Henrik Egnell will be responsible for business area Bitus and report directly to the CEO in Bergs Timber AB.
Further information about this press release can be provided by Bergs Timber’s CEO and group president Peter Nilsson (+46 703 15 09 27 or +46 10 19 98 504).

The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, on 12 December 2018 at 15:00 (CEST).

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About Us

Bergs Timber can be found on both sides of the Baltic Sea with sawmills and processing in an overall production totalling around 1 million cubic meters of sawn timber products. In Latvia we manufacture gardening products, windows, doors and prefabricate houses, while in Sweden we have a facility for rot-proofing wood. We also have an operation in the UK. We are entrepreneurs in an organisation with decentralised responsibility. The entire business is characterized by security and reliability. We always aim to be perceived as the most attractive alternative for our customers through modern, made-to-order production and a unique product. We make investments in our facilities and fine tune them daily to meet your requirements. Forest owners can feel safe with us as their collaborative partner in the forestry industry. We also make the best possible use of your timber in our facilities. Wood binds carbon dioxide and the wood products industry helps people make sustainable, climate-friendly choices. People who invest in Bergs Timber are making a sustainable investment.


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