Olle Wijk - Sandvik AB Insider

Sandvik AB -- USA Stock  

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Executive Vice President and Head of Group Research and Development

Mr. Olle Wijk no longer serves as Executive Vice President and Head of Group Research and Development at Sandvik AB effective as of January 1 2016. He has held this position since April 25 2014. He previously was Senior Vice President and Head of Group Research and Development at the Company from November 1 2012 until April 25 2014. He was employed at the Company since 1980. He is Metallurgical Engineer and Professor in process metallurgy at KTH Royal Institute of Technology. He has also been Chairman of Sandvik Research and Development Board since 2012. He has a background in the research world and in industry. He was professor in process metallurgy at the Royal Institute of Technology between 1987 and 1996. After that he held a number of managerial positions in Sandvik and was awarded a visiting professorship at Shanghai University China in 2012. He is Chairman of the council of the Swedish Steel Producers association board member of the Foundation for Swedish Steel and Metals Research and board member of Swerea.
Age: 63  President Since 2014      
46 8 456 11 00  http://www.sandvik.com

Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of 7.92 % which means that it generated profit of $7.92 on every $100 spent on asset. This is normal as compared to the sector avarege. Similarly, it shows return on equity (ROE) of 21.82 % meaning that it generated $21.82 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company has accumulated 4.36 B in total debt with debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 91.4 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. Sandvik AB has Current Ratio of 1.95 which is within standard range for the sector.

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Entity Summary

Sandvik AB operates as an engineering company in tooling, materials technology, mining, and construction industries worldwide. Sandvik AB (SDVKF) is traded on OTC Market in USA. It is located in Stockholm, and employs 43,014 people.
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Top Management

Sandvik AB Leadership Team
Johan Karlstrom, Director
Zhiqiang Zhang, President, MBA
Johan Kerstell, President
Mats Backman, CFO
Thomas Lilja, Director
Scot Smith, President, MBA
AnnSofie Nordh, President
Olof Faxander, CEO
Juergen Geissinger, Director, Ph.D
Dinggui Gao, President, MBA
Bjorn Rosengren, CEO
Anna Persson, President
Thomas Eriksson, Director
Lars Westerberg, Director
Jennifer Allerton, Director
Klas Forsstrom, President, MBA
Olle Wijk, President
Lars Engstrom, President
Jan Kjellgren, Director
Hanne Mora, Director, MBA
Tomas Eliasson, President
Jim Nixon, President
Jessica Alm, EVP
Tomas Karnstrom, Director
Johan Molin, Chairman
Jonas Gustavsson, President, MBA
Goran Bjorkman, President
Helena Stjernholm, Director
Asa Thunman, President
Petra Einarsson, President
Claes Boustedt, Director, MBA

Stock Performance

Sandvik AB Performance Indicators