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19.05.2017

ICFPA announces winners of the Blue Sky Young Researchers and Innovation Award

he International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) has announced the winners of the Blue Sky Young Researchers and Innovation Award, a global award that aims to stimulate interest by young researchers carrying out projects in a wide range of activities relevant to forest- based science, products as well as process improvements or other innovation throughout the value chain. more...
10.05.2017

Holmen appoints Stina Sandell Director of Sustainability and Communications

“Holmen has a long history of working actively on sustainability issues. With our considerable renewable forest and hydro power assets and our products based on fresh fibre, we help drive the transition to a more sustainable society,” says Holmen’s President and CEO Henrik Sjölund. “The aim of the new post is to draw on our excellent sustainability assets to strengthen our business.” more...
08.05.2017

Miroslaw Pietraszek appointed as president of PMP

PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) – a global provider of tissue, paper and board technologies for the Pulp & Paper industry as well as solutions for other heavy industries, today announced that it has appointed Miroslaw Pietraszek as President effective April 28th, 2017. Zbigniew Manugiewicz, PMP’s co-founder and former President, will continue to serve as a member of PMP’s supervisory board of directors. more...
08.05.2017

Lars P. S. Sperre appointed as interim President and CEO

The board of directors has unanimously appointed Lars P. S. Sperre as interim President and CEO of Norske Skogindustrier ASA with immediate effect. Sperre has been employed by Norske Skogindustrier ASA since 2006 and been member of the corporate management team since 2014. Prior to this appointment, Sperre acted as Senior Vice President Corporate Strategy & Legal. more...
04.05.2017

Ilkka Hämälä appointed President and CEO of Metsä Group

Metsäliitto Cooperative’s Supervisory Board has in its meeting on 4 May 2017 appointed M.Sc (Engineering) Ilkka Hämälä the CEO of Metsäliitto Cooperative as of 1 January 2018. Hämälä starts as the President and CEO of Metsä Group on 1 April 2018. Kari Jordan, the President and CEO since 2006, is responsible for Metsä Group’s result until the end of 2017 and will retire on 1 April 2018. more...
03.05.2017

Bertram Staudenmaier will leave Voith end of this year

After thirteen successful years at Voith, Bertram Staudenmaier, Chairman of the Management Board of Voith Paper and Member of the Corporate Board of Management, has decided to look for new challenges outside the company. He will therefore not be extending his contract, which terminates at the end of this year. more...
24.04.2017

European paper industry lodges complaint against unfair Turkish import licensing on EU exports of office paper

CEPI has presented a Trade Barrier Regulation (“TBR”) complaint to the European Commission against the unfair non-automatic import licensing system established by Turkey concerning, inter alia, EU exports of uncoated wood free (“UWF”) paper, which includes office paper, books, envelopes and paper used for direct mail marketing. more...
12.04.2017

Message from the Chairman of the Board of SCA, Pär Boman

I have on April 11, 2017 been questioned by prosecutor Alf Johansson regarding suspicions of receiving bribes. These suspicions are, in my opinion, groundless. more...
11.04.2017

ABB names Chun-Yuan Gu President, AMEA, and Frank Duggan President, Europe

ABB China Managing Director Chun-Yuan Gu is appointed President of the Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) region; Frank Duggan succeeds Bernhard Jucker as President of the Europe region; both will be members of the Executive Committee more...
04.04.2017

Erik Bouts joins Mondi as CEO of Fibre Packaging business

Mondi Group has appointed Erik Bouts as its CEO Fibre Packaging effective from 1 April 2017. more...

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