Roger Johansson, new Managing Director Northern Europe LKAB Minerals

“Roger has a long experience of the industrial minerals industry as well as of our business and is the right leader to realise our growth plans in the Northern Europe Region” says Leif Boström, CEO LKAB Minerals.

Roger has been employed by LKAB in 1996-2001 and from 2003 and onwards. He most recently served as CFO for LKAB Minerals since 2005. Besides leading the finance operations he has also been MD of the Swedish Entity (LKAB Minerals AB). In addition he managed a business area as well as the administrative work in the corporation. Roger has already started in the Position as Managing Director of the Northern Europe Region. His responsibilities are to manage the operations, manufacturing and sales in the Norther Europe Region.

”I look forward to managing the Northern Europe region. It is our home market. We have ambitions to continue growing the industrial minerals business with good profitability. There are a number of interesting prospects in the pipeline. Therefore, I am hopeful we will realise the majority of them” says Roger Johansson.

“Appointing Roger as Managing Director for the Northern Europe region is part of strengthening our commercial structure to achieve a planned growth of at least 15 percent. Roger has extensive insight into our business. He will focus on developing profitable growth together with our existing and competent team in Finland and Sweden” says Leif Boström CEO LKAB Minerals.