Johan Berggren appointed as new CEO of Bioendev

Bioendev are glad to announce our new CEO Johan Berggren who took over the post the 13:th of October.

During 2016 appointed CEO Johan Berggren has been developing Bioendev’s sales and marketing, primarily in the Nordic countries and the UK. Before that, Berggren has since 2010 been working with business development and construction of wind farms in Sweden and Finland. Prior to which Berggren held the position as CEO of two Swedish forestry machine manufacturers, as well as working as Area Manager at John Deere Forestry division.

“Johan Berggren has the experience that is required as the company now enters a phase of strong market expansion. I´m very pleased that he has joined”, says Göran Ernstson, Chairman of the Board of Directors in Bioendev and CEO of majority shareholder Umeå Energi.

”As Bioendev now moves on to commercialization I believe that Johan Berggren’s extensive knowledge and experience in the processing of biomass, ranging from various types of raw materials to technology, sales and management will be a perfect match”, says former CEO Anders Frisk. ”The demand for competitive alternatives to fossil coal is increasing. It is obvious that the real growth of bio coal is now starting.  I look forward to experience this development together with a team that has world-leading knowledge and experience in our industry”, says Johan Berggren.

In conjunction with Johan Berggren assuming his position, former CEO Anders Frisk will move on to working as a consultant in the cleantech and sustainability sector. 

For more information

Johan Berggren, CEO Bioendev, +46 (0)73 500 71 36

Göran Ernstson, CEO Umeå Energi and Chairman of the board Bioendev, + 46 (0)70 650 13 97