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AR Packaging Appoints New Board Members

Tuesday, Apr 12, 2016
AR Packaging Appoints New Board Members

The Board of Directors of ÅR Packaging Group AB, Lund, Sweden, has appointed Harri-Pekka Kaukonen and Hannu Kottonen as new members of the board.

Harri-Pekka Kaukonen (born 1963) is currently vice chairman and member of the board of directors of Evli Bank Oyj and Lindström Group. Further, he is a member of the board of directors of Tieto Oyj, Ahlström Oyj and Umni Oy. Harri-Pekka Kaukonen was President and CEO of Sanoma Oyj 2011-2015. He holds a Doctor's Degree in Technology and a Master of Science in Technical physics from Helsinki University of Technology, Finland.

Hannu Kottonen (born 1957) is currently chairman of the board of directors and CEO of Kinttuviisas Oy. He was CEO of HKScan Oyj and member of the board of directors of HK Scan Oyj Group 2012-2016. Hannu Kottonen holds a Master of Science in Economics from Turku School of Economics, Finland.

“We are pleased to welcome Harri-Pekka Kaukonen and Hannu Kottonen to the Board of Directors of AR Packaging. They bring a wealth of experience from the consumer and B2B technological sectors, and have vast experience from companies in a listed environment”, says Hans Petersson, Chairman of the board of ÅR Packaging Group AB.

Following these changes, the Board of Directors of ÅR Packaging Group AB consists of the following members: Hans Petersson (chairman), Walter Ahlström, Sebastian Burmeister, Marcus Jennekvist, Harri-Pekka Kaukonen, Hannu Kottonen, Jan Ohlsson, Tero Telaranta and Harald Schulz (CEO of ÅR Packaging Group AB).

For further information please contact:
Hans Petersson, Chairman of the board of ÅR Packaging Group AB, phone: +46 732 510909

 

Source : ar-packaging.com

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