ESE World B.V., Europe's leading manufacturer of temporary storage solutions for waste, has announced upcoming changes in its top management.
Björn Hedenström has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of ESE World BV (“ESE”) effective 1st of September 2014. He will succeed René Wolfkamp, who will rejoin the Supervisory Board as Chairman.
Björn Hedenström joined ESE in 2001. Since then he successfully developed the Scandinavian market for the ESE daughter company PWS in turnover, profitability and product assortment. In his present role as Regional Director Northern Europe he manages besides Scandinavia such diverse markets as the UK, Benelux, Poland and Lithuania.
René Wolfkamp joined ESE as Chairman of the Supervisory Board in 2010. Since 2011 he managed as CEO the transformation process of ESE that put the company very well positioned in the European waste management market.
Jakob Foerschner from the ESE Supervisory Board thanked René for his contribution in the past years: “René has turned the challenges of the market into opportunities and reached the ambitious objectives together with his team. We are happy that he stays involved and committed to our group as Chairman of the Board. Björn will continue in the same spirit. He knows the company very well and brings the most profound expertise in the market. We are very confident that he will lead the company further on its way to growth and at the same time committed to our values and responsibility towards our customers, the market and the environment”.