BOLIDEN, Sweden, Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lennart Evrell has decided to resign from the position as CEO for Boliden effective half way through 2018. The recruitment of his successor will begin immediately.
"I have had ten fantastic years at Boliden but now is the time to focus on other matters. My advance announcement is made in order to secure a good continuation for Boliden. I will do all I can to make this succession the very best", says Lennart Evrell, President and CEO of Boliden.
"It is always sad when a successful and appreciated CEO decides to resign, but the board understands that Lennart wants to round off his career with other assignments. Now it is important to secure a good succession in Boliden without losing momentum. It is therefore good that Lennart´s announcement is made in advance and I know he will give it his best all the way to his last day at Boliden", says Anders Ullberg, Chairman of the Board.
For more information, please contact:
Director Group Communications
Chairman of the Board
This information is information that Boliden AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the Director Group Communication, at 07.49 CET on 24 October 2017.
Boliden is a metals company with a focus on sustainable development. Scandinavian roots, global market. Our core competence lies within the fields of exploration, mining, smelting and metal recycling. Boliden has more than 5,500 employees and an annual turnover of SEK 40 billion. The stock is listed in the Large Cap segment on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.
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