Christian Johansson appointed CFO of Lantmännen

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Lantmännen has appointed Christian Johansson new group CFO. Christian most recently comes from SKF and will assume the role at Lantmännen on February 3.

Christian Johansson has been appointed new CFO of Lantmännen and will be part of the Group Management Team. Christian has previously been CFO of Gunnebo and most recently held the position as Senior Vice President & CFO at SKF. In addition to that, Christian has held leading positions within Volvo and ABB – where he acquired a solid international experience from global positions as well as from working and living abroad.  

“I would like to give Christian a warm welcome to Lantmännen and to the Group Management Team. With more than 30 years of experience from leading positions in global industrial enterprises, and with valuable international experience, I am convinced that Christian is well suited to lead the Lantmännen Finance and Treasury department and I believe he will contribute to the continued development of the group,” says Per Olof Nyman, Lantmännen CEO and Group President.  

Christian assumes the role as CFO of Lantmännen on February 3.

“I am looking forward to start working for Lantmännen, a solid company with well-known brands, good values and unique opportunities. I have had the privilege of working in several industrial enterprises that originates from Sweden that have expanded internationally and today operate in a global market. I think my experiences can contribute to a continued profitable and sustainable development of Lantmännen,” says Christian Johansson.

Christian replaces Michael Sigsfors who has been acting CFO since Ulf Zenk left Lantmännen in October.

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For more information, please contact:

Per Olof Nyman, CEO and Group President, Lantmännen
Phone: +46 706 57 42 47
E-mail: per.olof.nyman@lantmannen.com

Lantmännen Press Office
Phone: +46 10 556 88 00
E-mail: press@lantmannen.com

This information is information that Lantmännen ek för is required to disclose under the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted by the above contact persons for publication at 09:00 CET on January 9, 2020.

About Lantmännen
Lantmännen is an agricultural cooperative and Northern Europe’s leader in agriculture, machinery, bioenergy and food products. Owned by 25,000 Swedish farmers, we have 10,000 employees, operations in over 20 countries and an annual turnover of SEK 45 billion (approximately EUR 4.3 billion). With grain at the heart of our operations, we refine arable land resources to make farming thrive. Some of our best-known food brands are AXA, Bonjour, Kungsörnen, GoGreen, Gooh, FINN CRISP, Schulstad and Vaasan. Our company is founded on the knowledge and values acquired through generations of farmers. With research, development and operations throughout the value chain, together we take responsibility from field to fork. For more information: lantmannen.com/en.