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PRESS RELEASE: HTC appoints new President and CEO

HTC Sweden AB has appointed Lars Landin as the new President and CEO of HTC Group.

Lars Landin

HTC Sweden AB has appointed Lars Landin as the new President and CEO of HTC Group. Lars Landin, who in recent years has worked as Sales and Marketing Director at HTC, enters into the position as the CEO on October 1.

Since HTC Sweden AB began in 1987, HTC has developed into the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of complete grinding and maintenance systems for floors. Today the company/group has almost 170 employees, with the vast majority employed within the technology and product development department, as well as manufacturing and sales. The head office is based in Söderköping, Sweden, and subsidiaries operate in USA, Germany, UK and France. The company’s products are sold mainly in Europe, USA, Middle East and Asia.

- HTC has had remarkable growth but there is still a huge potential for the company to develop further and we shall do so by continuing to offer our customers the very best flooring solutions, says Lars Landin, new CEO of HTC Group.

HTC's resigning CEO, and also the company's principal owner Håkan Thysell has chosen to focus on development and to continue protecting HTC's many patents.

- It is a pleasure for me to hand over the post as President and CEO to Lars Landin and I wish him well, says Håkan Thysell.


Lars Landin is 45 years old, and since 2007 has worked as the Sales and Marketing Director at HTC with responsibility for all markets and product areas. Lars came to HTC after 11 years as Sales Director of the packaging company Rostiprimpac AB which is a part of A.P. Möller Group.


Paul Bergqvist, Chairman of the board, HTC Sweden AB, Tel: +46 733 554 100