CEO and Senior Management

Petra Einarsson

President & Chief Executive Officer
Born:1967
Employed:2018
Education:
BSc in Business Administration and Economics Specialization in Managerial Economics Uppsala University
Other assignments:
Board member of SSAB and Svenskt Näringsliv
Background:
Managing Director and President, Business Area Sandvik Materials Technology. Chairman of Industriarbetsgivarna

Mikael Andersson

Executive Vice President Division Board
Born:1968
Employed:2016
Education:
MSc in Chemistry, Karlstad University.Executive MBA, Mgruppen
Background:
Area VP, Nalco Water, Sales Director BillerudKorsnäs AB, VD Bycosin AB.

Christopher Casselblad

Executive Vice President Communication and Sustainability
Born:1975
Employed:2018
Education:
MSc in Economics and Business, School of Business, Economics and Law, Gothenburg University.
Background:
Head of Investor Relations BillerudKorsnäs, Head of Group Planning & Control Folksam, Investor Relations Manager Folksam, Investor Relations Officer Nordea

Paulina Ekvall

Executive Vice President Human Resources
Born:1968
Employed:2017
Education:
Human Resources and Working Life Programme, Lund University, Ruter Dam Manager Development Programme, Ascend Executive Management Leadership Programme, Cape Town University, South Africa.
Background:
Sr Dir HR Arla Foods AB, VP HR Unilever Nordics, HR Director Nordics Johnson& Johnson Consumer, HR Director Pfizer Health AB, HR Director Swedish Prison and Probation Service.

Ulf Eliasson

Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
Born:1962
Employed:2012
Education:
MSc in Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg.
Other assignments:
Chairman of the Board of SPCI (Svenska Pappers- och Cellulosa Ingenjörsföreningen – Swedish Society of Paper and Cellulose Engineers).
Background:
Senior Vice President Consumer Board BillerudKorsnäs, Mill Manager Korsnäs AB, Vice-President & Site Manager Rolls-Royce AB, Senior Vice-President & CEO Stora Enso Skoghall AB.

Anders Lundin

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT DIVISION SOLUTIONS
Born:1960
Employed:2015
Education:
Business Administration and Economics, University of Lund.
Background:
Vice President Mergers & Acquisition BillerudKorsnäs, Executive Vice President, Transformation Projects, Perstorp Group, Executive Vice President of Business Group Perstorp Performance Products.

Andreas Mattsson

Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Born:1978
Employed: 2013
Education:
Master of Laws (LLM), Lund University
Other assignments:
Board member, Bergvik Skog AB
Background:
Senior Associate, Cederquist law firm

Per Persson

Acting Executive Vice President Division Paper
Born:1951
Employed:2006
Education:
MSc Economics and Business, Uppsala University (Civilekonom, Uppsala Universitet)
Other assignments:
Board member of Vindin AB, Bomhus Energi AB och ScandFibre Logistics AB
Background:
VP Operations BillerudKorsnäs AB, VP SCM and IT, BillerudKorsnäs AB, CFO Korsnäs AB

Kristina Schauman

Acting Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer and Board member since 2014, chairman of the audit committee
Born:1965
Education:
MSc in Economics and Business, Stockholm School of Economics
Other assignments:
Board member of ÅF AB, Orexo AB, Coor Service Management AB, Ellos Group Holding AB and BEWi Group AB.
Background:
Various financial managerial positions in Stora Enso, ABB and Investor and top executive positions in OMX AB, Carnegie Investment bank and Apoteket AB.
Independent/Not independent:
Independent of the Company and management, independent of the Company’s major shareholders.

Magnus Wikström

Executive Vice President Innovation
Born:1963
Employed:2006
Education:
MSc and PhD in Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. Executive MBA, Mgruppen.
Other assignments:
Board member of Wallenberg Wood Science Center and EcoXpac A/S.
Background:
CTO BillerudKorsnäs, Technical Director Billerud, R&D Director Korsnäs AB, Project Area Manager STFI.