Håkan Modig appointed CEO of Bore Ltd

Håkan Modig (48), M.Sc. (Econ), has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Bore Ltd as of 26.8.2013. He succeeds the present Chief Executive Officer, Thomas Franck, who has been appointed Senior Vice President, Special Assignments, Rettig Group, as of the same date until his retirement at the end of 2013.  

Håkan Modig, currently Chief Operating Officer at Finnlines Plc, brings with him a strong experience in shipping business management. He previously worked at Bore 1988 – 1992.  

For more information, please contact: Hans Sohlström, President and CEO, Rettig Group, tel. +358 400 547 717 or hans.sohlstrom@rettig.fi  

Rettig Group is a Finnish family-owned company focusing on three core business areas: Rettig ICC (Europe’s leading supplier of heat emitters and indoor climate regulation), Bore (industrial shipping service provider) and Nordkalk (Northern Europe’s leading supplier of limestone-based products for industry, agriculture and environmental care). In 2012, total sales amounted to EUR 970 million. Rettig Group employs some 4,400 persons in 20 countries. www.rettig.fi

Rettig Group is a member of Cleantech Finland. www.cleantechfinland.com.