Nigel Haworth, currently President of Business Unit Energy at Alleima, has been appointed Acting President of Tube division as of 13 February 2023.

As previously announced, President of Tube division Michael Andersson will leave the company, but remains at the company’s disposal until June 2023, to ensure a smooth transition. In addition to his current role as President of Business Unit Energy, Nigel Haworth will have full responsibility for the Tube division during the transition period.

“Nigel Haworth has been with the company for over thirty years in senior global sales and marketing as well as business unit manager positions. He is part of the Tube management team and is an experienced leader with in-depth knowledge about the Tube business. I am confident that he will manage the Tube division in an excellent manner until a permanent successor has been appointed.” says Göran Björkman, President and CEO of Alleima.

The recruitment of a permanent replacement for Michael Andersson has started.

Sandviken, February 7, 2023

Alleima AB (publ)

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About Alleima
Alleima AB, formerly Sandvik Materials Technology, is a global manufacturer of high value-added products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as solutions for industrial heating. Based on long-term customer partnerships and leading materials technology, we develop products for the most demanding applications and industries. Our offering includes products like seamless steel tubes for the energy, chemical and aerospace industries, precision strip steel for white goods compressors, air conditioners and knife applications, based on more than 900 active alloy recipes. It also includes ultra-fine wires for medical and micro-electronic devices, industrial electric heating technology and coated strip steel for fuel cell technology for cars, trucks, and hydrogen production. Our fully integrated value chain, from R&D to end-product, ensures industry-leading technology, quality, sustainability, and circularity. Alleima, with headquarter in Sandviken, Sweden and revenues of SEK 18.4 billion in 2022, has approximately 6,000 employees and customers in approximately 90 countries. Alleima was listed on Nasdaq Stockholm on August 31, 2022 under the ticker ‘ALLEI’. Learn more at