Torbjörn Claesson, new CEO Neova
Torbjörn Claesson, new CEO Neova
Torbjörn Claesson new CEO Neova”An exciting challenge”
Torbjörn Claesson takes office as the new president for bioenergy company Neova. He comes from a position as Head of Neova Bioheat.
Torbjörn Claesson replaces former CEO Juhani Ylä-Sahra as according to plan now completed its Swedish mission and therefore return to Finland and a new role within the parent company Vapo.
– We are very pleased to be able to put a proven, experienced and strong leader to continue to operate and develop Neova and business in Sweden. The Swedish energy market is in a challenging position and a president who knows both the industry, Neova and Vapo Group well is the absolute best option, says Tomi Yli-Kyyny, CEO of Vapo.
Torbjörn Claesson has worked in Neova for five years and served on the company’s management as long. He has extensive experience in the energy industry and has previously held various positions at Fortum and Eon before joining Neova.
– The office of president of Neova is an exciting challenge that I’m obviously looking forward to taking on. My focus is to continue to develop Neova, our business and our brand, according to the stated policies. Neova has a leadership role within the Swedish bioenergy and in the process of creating bio-energy for the future. We will continue to work actively, says Torbjörn Claesson.

Neova is a fully owned subsidiary of finnish Vapo OY and supplies bioenergy in the form of wood fuel, peat and pellets and district heating for the Swedish market.