New mill manager of Setra Vimmerby

Patrik Larsson has been appointed as the new manager of Vimmerby sawmill.

“Patrik Larsson is a results-oriented leader with long and solid experience of sawmills. He has in-depth knowledge of Setra’s operations and the right profile to take over the baton and work with the further development of Vimmerby into a profitable sawmill over time,” says Jonas Björnståhl, head of the Sawn Wood Products business area.

Patrik is 41 and has worked at Setra Vimmerby since 1994 in a number of different roles, both operationally and as a leader. He will take up his new position on 24 March when the present manager Björn Ståhlberg retires.

Setra Vimmerby is a specialised redwood sawmill and has approximately 60 employees. The Setra Group includes a total of nine sawmills, three processing units and two modular building factories.

For further information, please contact:

Jonas Björnståhl, Head of Sawn Wood Products business area

Telephone: +46 26 14 78 76, Mobile: +46 761 38 58 43

PICTURE of Patrik Larsson can be accessed on Setra’s website:

Setra is one of Sweden’s largest wood products companies and a leading player in Europe. We offer eco-certified wood products for interiors and construction to customers in the building materials trade and industry. The Group has approximately 900 employees and annual sales of SEK 4 billion. Exports to Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and Asia account for almost 60% of sales. Read more at

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