Hans Hanses is leaving the position as CEO for SMP

05 March

After around two years as CEO of SMP, Hans Hanses is now leaving the position as part of a long-term growth journey. Hans will remain within the company as an adviser to the Board and finished his operational work as CEO on March 4, 2020.

“It has been an exciting growth journey with hard work. I wish the company and the employees best of luck on their continued journey”, Hans says.

The Board of Directors has decided to appoint Jonas Lindström (factory manager Ilsbo) as acting CEO at the same time as the process of finding a new CEO has begun.

During Hans time as CEO for SMP, the company has enjoyed good growth and initiated cooperation with several strategic customers and established itself in new markets. The company has also strengthened its position within tiltrotators and launched a fully automatic quick coupler system (F.O.C.).

“SMP has had fantastic growth, which means that we need to continue to build a larger platform that will support the company in the next phase. The board thanks Hans for his efforts and what he has accomplished during his time as CEO. Hans has had a great commitment to the business, and we wish him good luck with new assignments ", says Chairman of the Board Finn Jonson.

During the time of recruitment, Jonas Lindström will be acting CEO to lead the company. Thomas Johansson, board member of SMP Holding AB will initially be available on site.


Contact persons:

Finn Jonsson (Chairman of the Board) +46 10 450 50 65

Jonas Lindström (acting CEO) +46 70 300 53 20

Thomas Johansson (member of board SMPP Holding AB) +46 70 314 65 17