Mr Ralf Wiberg has been appointed Regional Director for the Baltic Sea Region including the operations in Sweden, Finland, Russia, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. He will also assume the position as Deputy Group MD for the Certex Division. Mr Wiberg will be starting his employment as of 21 March 2011.
Ralf Wiberg has a long history with Certex which starts in 1989 when he joined the Certex Finland unit as Managing Director. In 1995 he moved to the US where he assumed the position as Marketing Manager for Certex Inc. In 1996 he was promoted to Director of Marketing and Regional Manager for Latin America and shortly thereafter became President for Certex Americas. Ralf moved back to Europe in 1998 to become Managing Director for Certex Europe and Middle East where he stayed until 2001.
After his time at Certex, Ralf became President for Bang & Bonsomer, a chemicals and raw materials distributor between 2001 and 2005. In 2006 he became Managing Director for Inka Oy which is a narrow fabrics and material handling product producer and distributor.
His vast experience of our industry and his international experience will be a great contribution to our Group.
Please join me in welcoming Ralf back to Certex and his new position.
Group Managing Director, Certex Division