Sweden’s Höganäs AB has appointed Magnus Eriksson to the role of Chief Financial Officer effective September 1, 2018. Eriksson joins the company from Sandvik Hyperion, where he has been Vice President Finance & IT.
Eriksson has held various senior positions in the areas of Finance and IT within Sandvik over fifteen years, the last five of which were spent at the USA-based Sandvik Hyperion. Prior to joining Hyperion he served as Vice President Finance & IT at Sandvik Hard Materials.
“We are absolutely delighted to welcome Magnus Eriksson to Höganäs,” stated Fredrik Emilson, Höganäs CEO. “Magnus has an extensive and solid experience of working in international groups of companies and heavy industry.”
“This is the ideal background in view of the expansion phase that Höganäs is undergoing. With his passion for leadership issues and business development, Magnus will be a valuable addition to the Höganäs management team,” he concluded.