Bengt Blomberg Named Managing Director of Aylesford Newsprint
Oct. 14, 2008 - Mondi announced that Bengt Blomberg has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Aylesford Newsprint Ltd., effective November 7.
Bloomberg succeeds Alan McKendrick, who is retiring after having been at Aylesford since 1995.
Blomberg earned a Master of Science degree from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden. He has held various general management and marketing positions in the forest industry in Scandinavia and North America. Over the past two years, Blomberg has been running his own consultancy company and has undertaken a number of international commissions.
Aylesford Newsprint Ltd. is located in Kent, UK and has a production capacity of 410,000 tons per year of newsprint made from 100% recycled fiber. The mill operates two paper machines and employs 380 people.
Aylesford Newsprint is jointly owned by SCA Forest Products and Mondi Group.