Executive Management Team

 

From the left: Tor Lundqvist, EVP Operations, Helene Biström, EVP Commercial, Uno Brinnen, acting EVP Wood Supply, Ulf Eliasson, EVP Sustainability & Strategic Development, Lennart Holm, acting CEO, Sitting: Ivar Vatne, CFO, Paulina Ekvall, EVP HR.

Lennart Holm

Acting President & Chief Executive Officer
Born:1960
Employed:2019
Education:
MSc in Chemical Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg.
Other assignments:
Chairman of the Board of Wellbo Group AB. Board member of Holm och Gross Holding AB and CarryGenes AB.
Background:
Chairman of the board BillerudKorsnäs AB, Chairman of the board and CEO of the Perstorp Group, active at Stora Enso and partner in PAI Partners SAS.
Holdings in BillerudKorsnäs AB (publ):
4000

Helene Biström

Executive Vice President Commercial
Born:1962
Employed:2019
Education:
MSc in Mechanical Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.
Background:
CEO Infranord, CEO Norrenergi, Deputy CEO Vattenfall AB.
Holdings in BillerudKorsnäs AB (publ):
10000

Paulina Ekvall

Executive Vice President Human Resources
Born:1968
Employed:2017
Education:
Bachelor in HR Management/labour law, Lund University.
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.
Holdings in BillerudKorsnäs AB (publ):
3000

Ulf Eliasson

Executive Vice President Sustainability & Strategic Development
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.
Holdings in BillerudKorsnäs AB (publ):
10352

Ivar Vatne

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Born:1978
Employed:2019
Education:
MSc in Economics, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH)
Other assignments:
Board member of Paper Bottle Company A/S.
Background:
CFO Arla Foods UK Ltd, CFO Arla Foods AB, Vice President Finance Europe Region Fiskars. Various positions in Procter & Gamble (P&G) for 10 years.
Holdings in BillerudKorsnäs AB (publ):
2730

Tor Lundqvist

Executive Vice President Operations
Born:1971
Employed:2010
Education:
MSc. Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.
Background:
Business Unit Director Div Solutions, BillerudKorsnäs. Mill Director Skärblacka Mill BillerudKorsnäs. Managing Director Hylte Mill, Stora Enso.
Holdings in BillerudKorsnäs AB (publ):
3798

Uno Brinnen

Acting Executive Vice President Wood Supply
Born:1956
Employed:2012
Education:
MSc in Forestry, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Umeå. Licentiate Degree in Forestry, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Garpenberg.
Other assignments:
Board member of Svenska FSC® and Skogforsk. Member of KSLA.
Background:
Director of Forestry, Korsnäs AB.
Holdings in BillerudKorsnäs AB (publ):
1357