ÅF: Claes-Inge Isacson - new Divisional Manager for ÅF Process
Claes-Inge Isacson has been appointed as the new Divisional Manager for ÅF Process and will be taking up his new post on 1 January 2006. He will replace Per Göransson, who is leaving the ÅF Group.
Claes-Inge Isacson comes to the ÅF Group from the pulp and paper group APRIL, where he has been Vice President for Operations in Indonesia. Between 1989 and 2004 he worked for the Norwegian paper group Norske Skog, serving as a member of the group's executive management team from 1994. Prior to this, he held a number of senior management positions within the Stora Group and the consulting company Jaakko Pöyry.
Claes-Inge Isacson brings with him experience from postings in the USA, Canada, Indonesia, Germany and France, as well as Norway and Sweden. He is an engineering graduate of Chalmers Technical University in Gothenburg, Sweden.
"I am firmly convinced that Claes-Inge is the right person to intensify efforts to make ÅF Process a process industry consulting company that occupies a leading role on the international stage," says Jonas Wiström, President & CEO of the ÅF Group. "Claes-Inge has a track record of success as a leader and has already demonstrated his ability to create and develop long-term relationships with clients on a high international level.
"I would like to commend Per Göransson, whom he replaces, for the way he has consolidated and developed the Process Division, and for his contribution towards making ÅF a stronger brand in the international technical consulting market," says Jonas Wiström.
The ÅF Group is a leading name in technical consulting. We offer highly qualified services and solutions for process industries, infrastructure projects and the development of products and IT systems. We also carry out certified third-party testing and inspection work.
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Our proven proficiency in engineering is founded on the in-depth specialist knowledge of many branches of industry that we have built up over more than one hundred years. Today the ÅF Group comprises almost 2,700 employees based in some 50 locations in Sweden and in almost a dozen other European countries.