ALMACO Group Appoints Björn Stenwall as President, Marine Division


Björn Stenwall has been appointed as President of ALMACO’s Marine Division. He will be a member of ALMACO Group’s Management Team and will report to Vilhelm Roberts, President & CEO of the company. Mr. Stenwall will be based in Turku, Finland and will start in his new position on August 18, 2014.

“I am very pleased that Björn has decided to join ALMACO Group” says Vilhelm Roberts. “His strong commercial and technical competence as well as his wide experience in the global marine business are an excellent background for the job”, he concludes.

As ALMACO’s President, Marine Division, Mr. Stenwall will lead the continuous growth of the division, providing efficient accommodation and food handling solutions to shipowners and shipyards in the marine industry around the world.

Mr. Stenwall is currently MacGregor Group’s Vice President of Global Ship Service He holds a Bachelor of Science in Naval Architecture from Arcada University in Helsinki. Mr. Stenwall has a long track record in the marine industry having held a number of senior executive positions within MacGregor Group and Cargotec Corporation.

Björn Stenwall succeeds Mikael Hedberg who continues in his position as Executive Vice President and COO of ALMACO Group.


For more information, please contact:

Vilhelm Roberts 
President and CEO

Ana Albert 
Vice President, PR and Marketing

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ALMACO Group was founded in 1998 and has offices in Brazil, China, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Singapore and USA. ALMACO builds and modernizes Accommodation and Food Handling Areas for owners and builders in the marine, offshore and construction industries around the world.