Carlsen to Head Kyro's Glass Processing Group, Iivanainen named Business Development
Claus Carlsen has been appointed to the position of managing director at Glaston
Technologies' Glass Processing group and Tamglass Safety Glass. His appointment
will begin January 1, 2006 and he will report to Pentti Yliheljo, Kyro Group president
and chief executive officer.
Carlsen worked at Tamglass from 1989-1997 as marketing director, among other
positions. Carlsen now joins the Kyro Group after working for LINPAC Group, a
British packaging company, where he served as managing director of the German
and Nordic group companies.
"Carlsen's versatile international experience makes him the right choice
for carrying out our Glass Processing Group's profitable growth and internationalization,"
In the New Year, Pertti Iivanainen, the long-standing director of Glass Processing
Group and Tamglass Safety Glass Ltd., will assume the position of business development
director of the Glass Processing Group. He will continue as a member of the group