Henrik Sundström has been appointed new head of Group Environmental Affairs for the Electrolux Group.
Sundström, 45, who currently holds a similar position with the largest business sector, Electrolux Home Products Europe, will assume his new position on June 1st. Previously, he has worked as R&D manager within the refrigeration and freezers operations.
During the past year, the environmental organization has been developed, and operational responsibility now lies within the business sectors. At the Group level, Environmental Affairs focuses on the development of guidelines, communication, co-ordination, environmental management, and on creating useful tools for environmental work and education. Environmental Affairs consists of, except for Sundström, Fatima Boukari, Communications manager, and Peter Fälth, responsible for implementation of environmental management systems.