Executive Leadership Team

Petra Einarsson

President & Chief Executive Officer
Born:1967
Employed:2017
Education:
MSc in Economics and Business, Uppsala University.
Other assignments:
Member of the Board of SSAB and the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise.
Background:
CEO of Sandvik Materials Technology. Chairman of the Board of the Swedish Association of Industrial Employers.

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.

Helene Biström

Executive Vice President Division Paper
Born:1962
Employed:2019
Education:
MSc in Mechanical Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.
Background:
CEO Infranord, CEO Norrenergi, Deputy CEO Vattenfall 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

Senior Vice President Corporate Human Resources
Born:1968
Employed:2017
Education:
Personnel and Working Life Line, 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, Head of HR Swedish Prison and Probation Service.

Ulf Eliasson

Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
Born:1962
Employed:2012
Education:
MSc, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg.
Background:
Senior Vice President Production BillerudKorsnäs AB, Senior Vice President Consumer Board BillerudKorsnäs AB, 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:
MSc in Economics and Business, Lund University.
Other assignments:
Member of the Board in ExoXPac A/S
Background:
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 law Lund University.
Other assignments:
Board member, Bergvik Skog AB
Background:
Senior Associate, law firm Cederquist

Kristina Schauman

Acting Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer and Board member since 2014, chairman of the audit committee
Born:1965
Employed:2018
Education:
MSc in Economics and Business, Stockholm School of Economics
Other assignments:
: Member of the Boards of ÅF AB, Orexo AB, Coor Service Management AB, Ellos Group Holding AB, BEWiSynbra Group AB and Nordic Entertainment 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:
Member of the Boards of Wallenberg Wood Science Center, Treesearch and EcoXpac A/S.
Background:
CTO BillerudKorsnäs AB, Vice President Technology Billerud AB, R&D Director Korsnäs AB, Head of project area STFI.