The current Head of Division of KWH Logistics and CEO of Oy Backman-Trummer Ab, Hannu Uusi-Pohjola, will move forward into a well deserved retirement as of 1.5.2021. As a successor of the good work of Hannu, Joakim Laxåback, forestry engineer, MBA, has been appointed Head of Division of KWH Logistics and CEO of Oy Backman-Trummer Ab as well as a member of the KWH Group Management. The appointment becomes effective as of 1.3.2021.
Laxåback has been working for the Group since 2002 and most recently as the Managing Director for the companies Rauanheimo, Adolf Lahti, Otto Rodén and Jalander. He will leave the position as Managing Director for these companies during spring 2021.
The recruitment process for finding his successors has been initiated.