Munksjö Oyj: Appointment in the Management Team

Munksjö Oyj: Appointment in the Management Team
Helsinki, Finland, 2015-03-30 08:15 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

Munksjö Oyj: Appointment in the Management Team

Norbert Mix has been appointed President Business Area Decor as of 1 July 2015.

Mr. Mix (b. 1957) is currently Business Area Manager Sales & Marketing Decor
and has been employed by Munksjö and its predecessors since 2006. He will
continue to report to Jan Åström, President and CEO of Munksjö Oyj.

Mr. Mix has previously held leading positions within Munksjö, Technocell and
PWA in both Europe and North America. He holds a M. Sc. in Finance and Forestry
Economics. He is a German citizen.

Christian Mandl (b. 1949), Business Area Manager Manufacturing Decor and member
of the Management Team, will retire as planned on 1 July 2015.

"I warmly welcome Norbert Mix to his new position. He will through his wide and
international experience within the sector continue to play a key role in the
company during the coming years. I would also like to warmly thank Christian
Mandl for his dedication, expertise and his valuable contribution in building
Munksjö's position as a world-leading decor paper manufacturer over the more
than 40 years that he has been with the company." says Jan Åström, President
and CEO of Munksjö Oyj.

Munksjö Oyj

For further information, please contact:
Åsa Fredriksson, SVP HR and Communications, tel. +46 10 250 1003
Laura Lindholm, Investor Relations Manager, tel. +46 10 250 1026


Munksjö - Intelligent paper technology

Munksjö is a world-leading manufacturer of advanced paper products developed
with intelligent paper technology. Munksjö offers customer-specific innovative
design and functionality in areas ranging from flooring, kitchens and
furnishings to release papers, consumer-friendly packaging and energy
transmission. The transition to a sustainable society is a natural driving
force for Munksjö's growth as the products can replace non-renewable materials.
This is what "Made by Munksjö" stands for. Given Munksjö's global presence and
way of integrating with the customers, the company forms a worldwide service
organisation with approximately 2,900 employees and 15 facilities located in
France, Sweden, Germany, Italy, Spain, Brazil and China. Munksjö's share is
listed on Nasdaq in Helsinki and Stockholm.