STOCKHOLM, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Mark Braithwaite has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Höganäs AB. He assumes his position on 1 October, 2014.
At present Mark Braithwaite is CFO of Höganäs Region Europe as well as Global Sales Manager. Mark joined Höganäs in 2003 as Commercial Manager for Höganäs Great Britain Ltd. In 2008 he moved to Höganäs, Sweden, to take up his current position.
Mark is a Qualified Chartered Accountant and has completed the Wharton Merrill Lynch Investment Banking Institute Program. Prior to that he achieved a university degree in chemistry.
– Mark has the right background and experiences to take on this task. I am certain that he will contribute positively to the management team and company as a whole, says Melker Jernberg, Höganäs President and CEO.
Höganäs (STO:HOGAB) is the world’s leading manufacturer of iron and metal powders. We see endless possibilities with our products. Together with our customers we develop tomorrow’s automotive components, products for brazing, electric motors and systems for sustainable energy production.
Höganäs, founded in 1797, is owned by Lindéngruppen and FAM, Foundation Asset Management. During 2013 the turnover was SEK 6 338 million.
Höganäs den 30 september 2014
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