Organization change at the Bergs Timber (UK) Group of Companies.

Bergs Timber AB has appointed Nigel McKillop as CEO of Continental Wood Ltd, the holding company for its group of UK companies, and of its subsidiary Bergs Timber UK Ltd.

Bergs Timber AB President and CEO Peter Nilsson commented “We are very pleased to have employed Nigel to lead our business in the UK. UK is a very important market for Bergs Timber and Nigels leadership and market knowledge will strengthen us in the UK market.”

Nigel McKillop comes most recently from a position as Sales Director UK & Ireland at Metsä Wood. He has previously held the position of Director of Sales & Marketing at Crown Timber plc. He will take up his position with the Bergs group from 1st August.

Further information about this press release can be provided by Peter Nilsson CEO Bergs Timber AB +46 70 315 09 27 or Bergs Timber UK Acting CEO Jonny Andersson +46 70 628 68 24 

The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, on 31 May 2019 14:00 (CEST).

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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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