Board of Directors

Mark H. Shay, CFA

Mark H. Shay, CFA

Chairman of the Board since 2018

Year of birth: 1972
Education: MBA, M.I.T. Sloan School of Management (USA); B.Sc., M.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Northwestern University (USA); Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
Other assignments: Board Member of Accendo Capital Managers SARL. CEO, MHS Research.
Previously Senior Equity Analyst, Coghill Capital Management; Manager, Accenture.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 0 shares (own/related), 2 380 953 shares (Accendo Capital).
Independent in relation to the company, the company management and major shareholders.

Tanja Vainio

Tanja Vainio

Board Member since 2018

Year of birth: 1974
Education: MBA, M.I.T. Sloan School of Management (USA); M.Sc. Supply Chain Management, M.I.T.; M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, Tampere University of Technology (Finland) and RWTH Aachen University (Germany).
Other assignments: Country Managing Director, ABB Czech Republic & ABB Slovakia.
Previously Country Managing Director, ABB Hungary; VP & General Manager Service Power Electronics, ABB Switzerland; VP Supply Chain Management, ABB Switzerland; Project Manager, ABB USA; Consultant, ABB Finland.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 0 shares.
Independent in relation to the company, the company management and major shareholders.

Lars-Gunnar Skötte

Lars-Gunnar Skötte

Board Member since 2018

Year of birth: 1960
Education: M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden).
Other assignments: Chairman of the Board of Ventab Styr AB. Independent management consultant, automotive industry.
Previously CEO, Erlanders Sverige AB; President, Autoliv Electronics; Director of Marketing & Development, Autoliv Europe; CEO, Autoliv Sverige; CEO, Autoliv Germany-Eastern Europe-England-Netherlands-Belgium; Project Manager, Volvo Personvagnar AB.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 0 shares.
Independent in relation to the company, the company management and major shareholders.

Jan-Eric Sundgren

Jan-Eric Sundgren

Board Member since 2015

Year of birth: 1951
Education: PhD, Materials Physics/Thin Film Physics, Linköping University (Sweden); M.Sc. Engineering Physics, Linköping University.
Other assignments: Chairman of the Board of EIT RawMaterials eV, Board Member of Hogia AB, Chairman of Produktion 2030, Chairman of the Swedish Council for Research Infrastructure, Senior advisor Teknikföretagen.
Previously Senior advisor to the CEO, Volvo Group; EVP Public & Environmental Affairs, Volvo Group; President/CEO, Chalmers University of Technology; Professor of Thin Film Physics, Linköping University.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 25 000 shares.
Independent in relation to the company, the company management and major shareholders.

Christian Sahlén

Christian Sahlén

Board Member since 2016

Year of birth: 1965
Education: Executive Management Program, Autoliv; B.Sc. Telecommunications, NOKIA Engineering School (Sweden/Finland).
Other assignments: VP, ACTIA Nordic AB.
Previously Business Director, Autoliv Electronics; VP Sales & Marketing, NIRA Dynamics AB; Area Manager SE Asia, Kreatel Communications AB; Account Manager, Autoliv Electronics.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 0 shares.
Independent in relation to the company, the company management and major shareholders

About Impact Coatings AB

Impact Coatings AB develops and commercializes innovative technology for PVD surface treatment. PVD is a method for vacuum coating of thin films of metal or ceramics.

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