Arctic Paper names Michal Sawka as its sales director and member of the board; Sawka will be replaced in his current position as managing director for Arctic Paper Polska by Andrzej Kuczborski, who is that division's current sales manager
February 13, 2014
– Michał Sawka, who joined Arctic Paper in 1996, has in-depth knowledge and experience of the paper industry as well as of sales/marketing on export markets. These proven strengths will complement and further enhance the Arctic Paper management team. Michał Sawka is a graduate of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO). Before starting work with-in the paper industry Michał Sawka held sales and marketing positions in the textile industry.
Wolfgang Lübbert, CEO of Arctic Paper S.A., commented: “We are very pleased that Michał has joined the management team of the Arctic Paper. He has great experience in sales from his duties as Managing Director for Arctic Paper Polska. I am very confident that he will handle this new position well and work with us to achieve further and future successes for Arctic Paper.”
Michał Sawka, Sales Director of Arctic Paper S.A., said: “I feel that there is a promising future and great potential for Arctic Paper, and I am very inspired and optimistic to start in these new positions. Through the work I and my team have accomplished in Poland and elsewhere I feel confident that I can bring valuable market knowledge and experience to the Management team as well as to the Board of Arctic Paper SA”
Mr Sawka will be replaced as Managing Director of Arctic Paper Polska by Andrzej Kuczborski, currently Sales Manager of Arctic Paper Polska.
ARCTIC PAPER S.A is an European producer of bulky book paper and high-quality graphic paper. The Group produces uncoated and coated wood-free paper and uncoated wood-containing paper for printers, book publishers, magazine publishers, the advertising sector and paper distributors. The Group’s product line includes well-known brands such as Amber, Arctic, G-Print, Munken, Pamo, L-Print and AP-Tec.
The Group has four paper mills: at Kostrzyn in Poland, at Munkedal and Grycksbo in Sweden and at Mochenwangen in Germany. The total production capacity of the four paper mills in the Group is over 800,000 tonnes per year.
The Group also owns two pulp plants, with a combined production capacity of 410,000 tonnes per year.
The distribution companies and sales offices handling the distribution of paper and marketing of the Group’s products are an important part of the Group. At present, the Group has 15 distribution companies and sales offices in Europe, providing access to all European markets and securing 20% of the European market for bulky book paper.
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