New names at Setra

Anders Marklund will be Setra’s new CFO. He has been acting CFO since October 2014. Michael Lindholm has taken up the position of new Purchasing Manager. Three new positions have been appointed within the marketing organisation for building products.  

Anders Marklund has worked with finance and accounts within Setra since 2005. Prior to his role as acting CFO he was Group Controller.

“I am very pleased that Anders will now be permanent in the role of CFO. Anders has long and extensive experience and since the autumn has also had a key role in the strategy work currently underway,” says Hannele Arvonen, CEO.

Michael Lindholm has been recruited as a new Purchasing Manager to succeed Thomas Trybom who is retiring. Michael has a Master of Engineering degree and 15 years’ experience of purchasing and logistics from various companies. He joins Setra from the pharmaceutical company Kemwell and has previously worked for Ericsson and the engineering company Danaher, among others.

Three new positions have been appointed in the sales and marketing organisation for Building Products:

Urban André will be the new Sales Manager for glulams taking over from Leif Cederlöf who is retiring. Urban, who joined Setra in 2004, has had a number of roles within Setra most recently Product Manager for processed wood products.

Mauricio Reyes, who has worked at Setra since 2007 most recently with customer service with a focus on the Middle East/North Africa region will be a new Product Manager after Urban André.

Peter Öhman, who joins Setra from the role of salesman at Osmo Holz und Color, will be a new Customer Account Manager. Peter will work with sales to the building materials trade and industry as well as having overall category responsibility for sales of solid wooden floors.  

For further information, please contact:

Hannele Arvonen, President and CEO
Telephone: +46 8 705 03 10, mobile: +46 706 18 19 17

Kaj Tönsberg, Market and Sales Manager for the Building Products & Systems business area
Telephone: +46 8 705 03 25, mobile: +46 705 94 58 69

Setra is one of Sweden’s largest wood products companies and a leading player in Europe. We process raw material from responsibly managed forests and offer climate-friendly products and solutions for construction and homes in a global market. The Group has approximately 900 employees and annual sales of SEK 4.2 billion. Exports to Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and Asia account for about 60% of sales.


Press contact: Lotta Löwhagen Lundberg,, +46 706 54 13 44



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