(UPM, Augsburg, 12 September 2016 at 14:45 EET) - UPM Paper ENA will simplify its organisational structure. The new model consists of two strategic business units (SBUs) with revised customer focus, product ownership and asset allocation.
The new SBUs are called News & Retail (N&R) and Magazines, Merchants & Office (MM&O).
The following UPM Paper ENA Management Team appointments are valid as of 15 September:
Anu Ahola has been appointed Senior Vice President, News & Retail.
Ruud van den Berg has been appointed Senior Vice President, Magazines, Merchants & Office.
Christian Thaler (Vice President, Business Control), Olli Heikkilä (Vice President, Business Processes and Solutions) and Daniel Schwab (Vice President, Human Resources) will continue in their current roles. All the management team members report to Winfried Schaur, Executive Vice President, UPM Paper ENA.
For further information please contact:
Winfried Schaur, Executive Vice President, UPM Paper ENA, tel. +49 821 310 970 05
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