Beijer Electronics Group appoints Lena Westerholm as head of sustainability


Lena Westerholm has been appointed Group Head of Sustainability in Beijer Electronics Group AB. The role has been newly established at group level to further enhance focus and competence in sustainability.

Beijer Electronics Group’s products contribute to reducing the customer’s climate footprint. In her new role, Lena Westerholm will partly contribute to clarifying how the group creates added value for customers, and partly develop both the Group’s and the business entities’ sustainability work and sustainability reporting. She will take up her new role on 22 May 2023.

“I am very happy to welcome Lena Westerholm to Beijer Electronics Group. Lena brings with her a very deep and broad experience from driving sustainability issues in an industrial context and will contribute to raising our focus and our competence in the area”, says Jenny Sjödahl, President and CEO of Beijer Electronics Group.

Lena Westerholm comes most recently from the role of Sustainability Manager for ABB Sweden and Global Sustainability Manager for the business area Robotics and Discrete Automation ABB Ltd. Lena has a master’s degree in environmental science from Umeå University and has worked for 23 years in the ABB Group in many different roles within sustainability and business development. She is also a senior advisor in sustainability in several different forums.

Lena Westerholm will have a shared role − Group Head of Sustainability at Beijer Electronics Group and member of the Group management, as well as VP Sustainability and member of the management group for the business entity Westermo.

For more information please contact:

President and CEO, Jenny Sjödahl, tel +46 (0)725 89 60 80
Executive VP and CFO Joakim Laurén, tel +46 (0)703 35 84 96

Beijer Electronics Group AB is a global technology group offering sophisticated digital solutions for industrial data communication and digital solutions for control and monitoring systems and IIoT. The Group’s customers include some of the world’s leading global companies. Since its start-up in 1981, BEIJER GROUP has evolved into a multinational group of complementary business entities with sales over 2.1 billion SEK in 2022.

The company is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm Main Market’s Mid Cap-list under the ticker BELE.

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