March 20, 2017
Stockholm, Sweden, March 20, 2017: Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity, has appointed Henrik Elmin as President of the Industrial Technique business area, starting May 1, 2017. He is currently President of the Industrial Technique Service division in the same business area. Henrik Elmin will be a member of Atlas Copco’s Group Management.
“Henrik’s broad business experience and successful leadership, as well as his vision for the business, make him an ideal candidate for this new role,” said Ronnie Leten, Atlas Copco’s President and CEO.
Henrik Elmin started his Atlas Copco career in 2007 as General Manager for Atlas Copco Tools Customer Center Nordic in the Industrial Technique business area. In 2012, he was appointed President of the General Industry Tools and Assembly Systems division. He started his current position in 2015.
Henrik Elmin, born 1970, is a Swedish citizen. His education includes a M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Lund Institute of Technology, Sweden, and an MBA from INSEAD, France.
Henrik Elmin will be based in Stockholm, Sweden. He succeeds Mats Rahmström, who takes over as President and CEO of the Atlas Copco Group on April 27, 2017.
This information is information that Atlas Copco AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the contact person set out above, at 8.30 am CET on March 20, 2017.
Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco develops products and services focused on productivity, energy efficiency, safety and ergonomics. The company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 180 countries. In 2016, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK 101 (BEUR 11) and about 45 000 employees.