Sohlström, M.Sc (Tech.) and M.Sc. (Econ.), (b. 1964), has been the president and CEO of Ahlström Capital since early 2016. Before that he worked for three and a half years as the president and CEO of Rettig Group and 24 years in various leadership positions at UPM-Kymmene Corporation, of which eight years as member of the Group Executive Team. At UPM, Sohlström gained experience from leading corporate and new business development, sales and marketing as well as operations as a mill director.
As previously announced, Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s current president and CEO Jan Åström will retire.