Oslo, Tuesday, June 23, 2009
Stock Exchange Notification
NEW CHAIRMAN AND CEO
The Board of Directors in Blom ASA has taken initiatives to strengthen the management team in Blom with more resources in order to ensure that Blom fully utilize and capitalize on the business opportunities that exist.
Dirk Blaauw will take over the position as the new CEO from 1st July 2009. Håkon Jacobsen will take over a new position as the COO with particular focus on sales and operations. Gunnar Hirsti will become the new Chairman of the Board. Dirk Blaauw will continue as member of the Board.
The Board is confident that these initiatives will strengthen and secure Blom’s growth opportunities and give increased focus on building long term shareholders value.