Mr. Niclas Sacklén (45), MBA and B.Sc (Eng), has been appointed as Group Senior Vice President and CEO of Division Eastern Europe and member of the Group Management Board of Caverion. He will start in his new position on June 1, 2015 at the latest, and will report to the President and CEO Fredrik Strand.
Mr. Sacklén is moving to Caverion from ABB BU Marine & Ports in San Diego, United States, where he has worked in various executive positions since 2011, most recently as head of Global Port Services and Interim Manager of Region Americas Port Services.
Niclas Sacklén has over 20 years of experience from international executive positions in service business in companies such as Huurre Group, where he was responsible for operations in the Central and Eastern Europe region and Finland, and Munters Group, responsible for operations in Finland and Singapore.
"I am very pleased that Mr. Sacklén has accepted our offer to join Caverion Group. He brings along strong and proven experience in building and developing successful service business from several continents. Mr. Sacklén will play an important role in increasing Caverion’s focus on operations in Eastern Europe,” says Fredrik Strand, the President and CEO of Caverion Group.
Division Eastern Europe consists of Caverion’s business operations in Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Romania.
The CV and the photo of Niclas Sacklén are available on Caverion's website at www.caverion.com/investors.
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Caverion designs, builds, operates and maintains user-friendly and energy-efficient technical solutions for buildings and industries. Our services are used in offices, retail properties, housing, public premises, industrial plants and infrastructure, among other places. We aim to be a leading European provider of advanced and sustainable life cycle solutions. Our strengths include technological competence and comprehensive services, covering all technical disciplines throughout the life cycle of the property and industrial plant. Caverion was established through the demerger of Building Services and Industrial Services businesses from YIT Group in June 2013. Our revenue for 2013 amounted to approximately EUR 2.5 billion. Caverion has nearly 18,000 employees in 13 countries in Northern and Central Europe. Caverion’s shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. www.caverion.com