The Nordic Advisory Board of 2019

Plastteknik Nordic 2019 is privileged to have the support, expertise, and connections offered by our nordic Advisory Board – made up of individuals representing business, the development and future of plastic. You can get to know this inspiring group of people and reading their stories below. If you have knowledge or competences that are missing in our Advisory Board, don't hesitate to contact our project manager, Charlotta Nordenfelt.

Polymer

Joakim Wiedeshem
CEO
Polymercentrum

Joakim Wiedeshem

Joakim has been working in the industry since 2008 as branch manager, HR-director and production manager in the manufacturing plastic industry. Since 2016, he is CEO for Polymercentrum, an industry organisation with almost 100 company members. Their mission is to ensure quality of education and that the right tools for education exists to make sure that the plastic industry is constantly developing. Today Polymercentrum works as a school with different courses. 

What will Joakim contribute to The nordic Advisory Board of 2019?
His expertise within the plastic area will help us reveal future needs and opportunities while also daring to find new perspectives and ways to reach desired goals.


Kristina

Kristin Geidenmark Olofsson
Group Development Director
Trioplast Group

Kristin Geidenmark Olofsson

Kristin has solid experience within the polymer industry, rubber, plastic, textile and many combinations of the ones mentioned. Before woking at Trioplast, she's been working for Trelleborg, Ansell, Nolato. Over the last 20 years Kristina has been focusing on development, but she also has experience as a production manager, product manager and KAM. Kristina is experienced working worldwide, especially within manufacturing in Beijing and development in Xiamen, China.

Today Kristin is facing her biggest challenge; dealing with how the plastic industry could be affected by external political changes. The plastic industry must develop in the right way to survive future changes!


Svensk Bioplastförening

Hans Friedsam
President
Nordisk Bioplastförening

Hans Friedsam

Hans Friedsam is the president of Nordisk Bioplastförening, the association got 45 company members and he also got 40 years of experience within press/media and the event industry.

During these years, Hans have started and operated different industry magazines, arranged fairs and big events and conferences. He also started a few industry associations. 


Lars Petrén

Lars Petrén
Technical Developer
Arlanexo

Lars Petrén

Former polymer specialist at Volvo Powertrain, today Lars specialties are technical development and commercial responsibility at Arlanexo - the worlds biggest manufacturer of synthetic elastomers. 

Lars is also the president of SGF (Svenska gummitekniska förening) and delegate at IRC and IRCO technical committee. 


Leif SPIF

Leif Nilsson
President
Svensk Plastindustriförening SPLIF

Leif Nilsson

Leif Nilsson, M.Sc. within polymer chemics at LTH. Between 1969-1999 Lars worked within the colour industry (Akzo Nobel), where he was lab and production manager, marketing manager and CEO over seas. During 1999-2004 Leif was the CEO at Trioplast in Landskrona, Sweden. He got great experience since 2012 as consultant within especially plastics (purcchase & product development). Leif have the honorable mission as president at Svensk Plastindustriförening SPIF since 2015, and also in the board at Arlaplast AB and Plastkretsen AB. Leif has also been involved with several EU projects concerning plastics. 

What will Leif contribute to The nordic Advisory Board of 2019?
Leif will contribute with his long experience within the plastic industry, especially with his specialites like raw materials, purchase, marketing and technique. His qualities as leader and Leifs international experience will also be one of his advantages. 


3D-verkstan

Mattias Kristiansson
Marketing Manager
3D-VERKSTAN

Mattias Kristiansson

Mattias Kristiansson have 15 years of experience as technical director, the last few years he has been editor in chief at 3dp.se.

Since 2018 he is marketing manager at 3DVerkstan, a company that support other companies in industries like architecture, manufacturing, product development, maintenance and medicin with knowledge about additive manufacturing and 3D education.  


Norner

Ole Jan Myhre
Marketing Director & Advisor
Norner

Ole Jan Myhre

Ole Jan Myhre have a background at Statoil and Borealis between 1986-2007 with different responsibilites, product development, technical support, application development and marketing. One of his biggest commitment in his carrier is flexible packaging and development. Since 2007, Ole Jan is marketing manager and advisor at Norner. Norner delivering industrial R&D services, with its base in Norway. 

What will Ole Jan contribute to The nordic Advisory Board of 2019?
Ole Jan look forward to contribute with his knowledge within material technology. His own experience and network will push Plastteknik Nordics forward.


Paccedo

Per-Stefan Gersbro
Managing Director 
Paccedo

Per-Stefan Gersbro

Per-Stefan Gersbro got more than 30 years of experience from the packaging industry, he had several positions at international packaging companies and organisations in Belgium, England, Switzerland and Sweden. Per-Stefan was the initiativ of Packbridge, where he was CEO for 5 years. Today, he is a consultant where his broad network contributes to excellent conference possibilities. with 10-15 seminars and conferences each year. In these context Per-Stefan is the project manager and responisble for the program and panel discussion.

What will Per-Stefan contribute to The nordic Advisory Board of 2019?
Per-Stefan will contribute with new thaughts and ideas, especially concerning how to make Plastteknik relevant for visitors and exhibitors. 


Pontus

Pontus Alm
Head plastic conversion
IKEM

Pontus Alm

Pontus Alm is responsible for the plastic processes at IKEM. Pontus got two sector groups; Nordiska Plaströrgruppen and EPS Bygg. Bachelor in engineering at KTH, focusing on polymer technology. Pontus been involved in different plastics and chemical associations since 1997. Today, he is in the board of Polymercentrum. 

What will Pontus contribute to The nordic Advisory Board of 2019?
Pontus will contribute with knowledge from the suppliers of plastic and raw materials, also the converters point of view. 


Stina

Stina Delin
CEO & Partner
JiJ Plast

Stina Delin

Stina have a long experience within the industry because of her family business. She has been in the board at SPIF for 16 years. They work as a supplier for industrial companies in many different businesses but also manufacturing own products, especially to the construction industry. Stina is a economist and polymer engineer with passion for colour and design. Her experience has contributed to a rather broad perspective than deep.

What will Stina contribute to The nordic Advisory Board of 2019?
Stina will contribute with her long and broad experience and is really excited to be a part of The nordic Advisory Board of 2019!