Present Finance Director Jonathan Mercer will succeed Olsen, who has been with Hempel since November 2013.
“Pernille is understood for her business-focused management fashion and he or she makes a wonderful position mannequin for anybody trying to see our ‘Management Behaviors’ in motion,” mentioned Lars Petersson, group president & CEO. “She has a capability to translate technique into execution and delivering on outcomes. This has been clear in her work in South & East Asia, the place she has engaged the total group in turning the enterprise round. Pernille encapsulates our worth of continually difficult.”
Mercer joined Hempel-owned Crown Paints within the 1990s.
“Jonathan manages to mix monetary acumen with commercially-oriented management,” Petersson mentioned. “He totally embraces private improvement – each his personal and others’. He’s a really sturdy position mannequin with the power to create a powerful following past his personal workforce.”