From 1 April, Innventia will have a new organisation. Operations will be organised into two new business areas: Biorefinery & Biobased Materials and Papermaking & Packaging. At the same time, a strategic function will be set up within the bioeconomy field.
The new Business Area Directors will be Catharina Ottestam, Biorefinery & Biobased Materials, and Marco Lucisano, Papermaking & Packaging. Peter Axegård, currently in charge of Biorefining, becomes Vice President Bioeconomy Strategy.
“The new organisation, with a grouping around raw products and materials and one around applications, will give us better opportunities to meet the challenges of the industry,” says Birgitta Sundblad, President of Innventia. As of 1 January, 2016, Innventia also has a new CFO. Her name is Anna Rungård and comes from the Karolinska University Hospital.