Kalmar VP Leaves for Bromma Presidency
Peter Cederholm is returning to crane spreader specialist Bromma as its President after spending three years in senior positions with Cargotec, owner of Kalmar.
Cederholm (pictured below) will start in his new position on March 1, 2017, in Singapore. He will be leaving his position at Kalmar as VP, Counterbalanced Container Handling, after over two years in the role.
His career started with Bromma in 2007 as its Process and IT Development Manager. His last position with the company saw him spend over three years as its VP, Mobile Equipment Spreaders and Port Security until 2014.
Outgoing President, Mika Virtanen, has decided to join Finnish stock listed company Robit as CEO. Robit manufactures top hammer products for rock drilling and casing systems for ground drilling.
Antti Kaunonen, Chairman of the Board of Bromma, said: “I am sorry to see Mika leave his position at Bromma so soon but at the same time I want to congratulate him for his new exciting post. These types of opportunities come maybe once in a lifetime.
“I am happy that Peter will take on the leadership at Bromma. His past experiences from different parts of the business will be a great foundation to start from. He knows the Bromma business and the customers and he has gained additional experience over the last few years. I am confident Peter will lead Bromma to new heights.”
Kalmar’s announced that it has secured its biggest single order of horizontal transportation today (February 17, 2017) with a delivery sceduled for APM Terminals' MedPort Terminal in Tangier, Marocco, at the end of 2018.