Thomas Hedström has been appointed acting CEO of Polarn O. Pyret.
”This solution gives us more time to find a permanent CEO says President Magnus Håkansson.
Thomas takes up his role on October 26. Outgoing CEO Anders Wiberg will leave the company on November 6, 2015.
“It is good that we have managed to recruit Thomas to the position of acting CEO of Polarn O. Pyret. This solution gives us more time in the process of recruiting a permanent CEO of Polarn O. Pyret,” says Magnus Håkansson, President and CEO of RNB
Thomas Hedström is 57 was recently the CEO of Gudrun Sjödén during the period 2011-2014. Prior to this, he has held several management positions in the music industry. He will be a member of the Group Management of RNB.
“Polarn O. Pyret is a unique company with a market-leading position in its line of business. I look forward to contributing with full force to the development of the business, together with the employees of Polarn O. Pyret,” says Thomas Hedström.