Matts Rosenberg appointed Chief Operating Officer of Rettig Group

Matts Rosenberg, Ph.D. (Econ), Finance, (39) has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Rettig Group Ltd. He will be a member of the Rettig Group management team and reports to Rettig Group’s President and CEO, Tomas von Rettig.

As COO, a new position within Rettig Group, Matts will focus on investment origination and execution as well as value creation in our Core Investments, which today include Rettig ICC, Nordkalk and the associated company Alandia. He will also be responsible for developing Rettig Group’s strategy and investment process, and heads up Group Treasury.

Matts comes to Rettig Group from Finnish Fortaco Group, a private equity-owned mechanical engineering company with operations across Europe, where he is CFO & Deputy CEO. Prior to Fortaco Group, he worked as an investment professional at European private equity firm IK Investment Partners (formerly Industri Kapital) based in Stockholm, Sweden.

“Rettig Group’s mission is to create value for generations. Our strategy focuses on long-term value growth supported by risk diversification and a strong balance sheet. I am very pleased with the appointment of Matts as he brings us an excellent combination of both operational and financial
insight and experience from his work at Fortaco Group and Industri Kapital”, said Tomas von Rettig, Rettig Group’s President and CEO.

Matts Rosenberg will start at Rettig Group in October 2016.

For further information:
Tomas von Rettig, President and CEO of Rettig Group
Tel.: +358 40 7455276

Rettig Group is a Finnish family business that creates value for generations. We aim for sustainable and long-term value growth through risk diversification and a strong balance sheet. Businesses of Rettig Group are Rettig ICC – indoor climate comfort; Nordkalk – limestone-based products; insurance company Alandia – an associated company of Rettig Group; and Anchor – Rettig Group’s in-house investment operations. In 2015, Rettig Group had a turnover of EUR 891 million (IFRS) and about 4,200 employees in 28 countries.