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Fredrik Emilson appointed new CEO of Höganäs AB

Fredrik Emilson

Swedish multinational Höganäs AB, the world's largest producer of powdered metals, has appointed Fredrik Emilson as its new President and CEO.

Fredrik has been responsible for the company’s business in Asia since 2012 and prior to that he held the same position in Europe for two years. He succeeds Melker Jernberg, who will leave the company.

“With Fredrik Emilson, Höganäs will have a CEO with a broad knowledge of the company’s customer base, products and organization. He has a documented ability to deliver healthy growth and good results and is a strong leader”, says Staffan Bohman, Chairman of the Höganäs Board of Directors.

“Fredrik is a highly qualified person to continue the implementation of the different initiatives that have been started during the past couple of years, such as ways of working, strategy and organization, as well as to develop the company’s strong offering and customer relations.”

Fredrik Emilson will assume his new position during the autumn of 2017.