Anders Dahlblom appointed President and CEO of Glaston Corporation
Glaston Corporation Stock Exchange Release 14 August 2020 at 8.00
The Board of Directors of Glaston Corporation has appointed M.Sc. (Econ.) Anders Dahlblom (born 1974) President and CEO of Glaston Corporation. Anders Dahlblom joins Glaston from Owens Corning where he has been working from 2019 as VP and Managing Director of the European Insulation business unit. Prior to this position he has, among others, held the position as Managing Director (2018) and CFO (2006–2017) at Paroc Group. Owens Corning, specialized in building and industrial materials, acquired Paroc Group at the beginning of 2018.
The Board of Directors of Glaston Corporation conducted a thorough recruitment process involving several good candidates with different backgrounds. "Anders convinced us with his strong track record in the process industry and his almost 20 years of experience in international business. I am very pleased to welcome Anders as Glaston's new President and CEO, and I am convinced that he is the right person to lead Glaston towards the next level of profitable growth”, says Chairman of the Board Teuvo Salminen.
“I am honored to be appointed President and CEO of Glaston Corporation. The company is an inspiring technology leader in its field with 150 years of history, and I see strong future potential in its innovative solutions. With its unique position in its markets, Glaston is well positioned to contribute to future sustainable built environments. I am excited about joining and taking the company further on its strategic path. I look forward to getting to know all the Glaston people, the company and the customers”, Anders Dahlblom comments.
Anders Dahlblom will assume his new position at the latest at the beginning of February 2021.
Sasu Koivumäki has served as the company's acting CEO from the beginning of June 2020 and will continue in this role until Anders Dahlblom takes office. After this, Sasu Koivumäki will continue in his position as COO, Head of Sales & Integration, Deputy to the CEO as well as a member of the Executive Management Group.
Board of Directors
For more information:
Board member Antti Kaunonen, tel. + 0400 621 701
Glaston in brief
Glaston is the glass processing industry’s innovative technology leader supplying equipment, services and solutions to the architectural, automotive, solar and appliance industries. The company also supports the development of emerging technologies integrating intelligence to glass.
As of April 2019, Bystronic glass is part of Glaston Group. Together we are committed to providing our clients with both the best know-how and the latest technologies in glass processing, with the purpose of building a better tomorrow through safer, smarter, and more energy efficient glass solutions. We operate globally with manufacturing, services and sales offices in 11 countries. Glaston’s shares (GLA1V) are listed on NASDAQ Helsinki Ltd.
Distribution: Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd, key media, www.glaston.net.