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President of Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions to leave Sandvik

The President of business area Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions, Henrik Ager, will leave the Sandvik Group.

“Henrik Ager has been with Sandvik for eight years, and for the past three years as business area President during a period in which our Mining and Rock Solutions business has had a positive development. We thank him for his years in Sandvik and wish him all the best in his future plans,” says Stefan Widing, President and CEO of Sandvik.

The change is effective as of today and President and CEO Stefan Widing will assume the role as interim business area President of Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions. The process of recruiting a new business area President for Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions will now be initiated.

Stockholm, June 17, 2022

Sandvik AB

For further information contact:

Louise Tjeder
VP Investor relations
phone: +46 (0) 70782 6374


Johannes Hellström
Press and Media Relations Manager
phone: +46 (0) 70721 1008

Sandvik Group
Sandvik is a global, high-tech engineering group providing solutions that enhance productivity, profitability and sustainability for the manufacturing, mining and infrastructure industries. We are at the forefront of digitalization and focus on optimizing our customers’ processes. Our world-leading offering includes equipment, tools, services and digital solutions for machining, mining, rock excavation and rock processing. In 2022 the Group had approximately 40,000 employees and revenues of about 112 billion SEK in about 150 countries within continuing operations.

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions
Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, parts, service, digital solutions and sustainability-driving technologies for the mining and construction industries. Application areas include rock drilling, rock cutting, loading and hauling, tunneling and quarrying. In 2022, sales were approximately 57 billion SEK with about 16,200 employees.