Press release
7 Nov 2016, 13:00 CET

Paulina Ekvall appointed Senior Vice President Corporate Human Resources at BillerudKorsnäs

Paulina Ekvall has been recruited as the new Senior Vice President Corporate Human Resources at BillerudKorsnäs. She was most recently at Arla Foods Sweden, where she was Senior HR Director and successfully oversaw the organization’s move towards greater customer and employee focus.

Paulina Ekvall has a solid background as an HR manager in various multinational environments, including at Unilever, Johnson & Johnson and Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. Paulina was Senior HR Director at Arla Foods Sweden for the past few years. Her work attracted recognition in 2015 when she won that year’s HR Manager in Human Growth Award.

“We are delighted to have been able to recruit Paulina Ekvall to the post of HR Director at BillerudKorsnäs and wish her a warm welcome to us. BillerudKorsnäs is a company with great ambitions and we know that the realization of these ambitions requires that all our employees drive change every day, on both large and small scales. I therefore look forward to incorporating Paulina's experience and energy into our future development,” says Per Lindberg, President and CEO of BillerudKorsnäs.

For more information, please contact:

Henrik Essén, SVP Communication and Sustainability, +46 (0)730-57 38 01

This information is information that  BillerudKorsnäs Aktiebolag (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 13.00 CET on November 7th 2016.