Malmo, Sweden — Nearly four months after the death of Georg Brunstam, Hexpol AB's president and CEO, the world's largest custom compounder has named a successor.
Klas Dahlberg was appointed unanimously as president and CEO by Hexpol's Board of Directors Dec. 19. Dahlberg officially will assume the top executive position in the company no later than July 1.
"It is a pleasure to welcome Klas to Hexpol," said Alf Goransson, chairman of Hexpol "Klas' substantial international experience, tested leadership skills and successful career will be of high value to the continued strategic development of Hexpol."
In particular, the strategic development will be realized through further expansion through acquisitions, organic growth and development of advanced polymer solutions "with an improved, sustainable footprint," Goransson said.