Höganäs' board of directors has appointed Paul Schrotti, the new CEO of Lindéngruppen AB, which part owns Höganäs, and Johanna Rosén, Professor in Material Physics at Linköping University as new members. Jenny Lindén Urnes, former CEO of Lindéngruppen and board member since 2004, and Peter Gossas, board member since 2008, will leave the board.

'Höganäs is a fantastic company and it has been extremely rewarding and fun to follow the company's development,’ said Lindén Urnes. 'I became a board member in 2004 and during now almost 15 years, Höganäs has gone through a huge transformation. Paul Schotti will in his new role as CEO for Lindéngruppen replace me as owner representative.’

'We are very happy to have Johanna and Paul on board,’ said Fredrik Emilson, CEO of Höganäs. ‘They will support Höganäs with their knowledge and experiences; Johanna with her great knowledge and competence within material design from the academia and Paul with his operative background.’.

Kerstin Konradsson, CEO of Boliden Smelters and a board member since 2016, will take over Gossas operative competences within the board while Lisa Kjellén, brazing manager, will replace Nils Carlbaum as employee representative.

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