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Anders Gärdström Starts becomes vice MD at Strukton Rail AB

10 January 2014

Anders Gärdström, formerly CEO of Balfour Beatty Rail Scandinavia, has started as vice MD at Strukton Rail AB. He joined Strukton Rail AB on 9 January 2014, upon completion of the acquisition of Balfour Beatty Rail's Scandinavian operations.

Anders Gärdström has been working in the rail industry since 2011, when he was appointed CEO of Balfour Beatty Rail Scandinavia. He has a background in finance and IT, with many years experience in business management in both the industry and construction/installation sector, where he has served in senior positions within the ABB Group, YIT Sweden and wholesale Group Solar.

CEO Robert Roeder welcomes Anders Gärdström to his new role within Strukton. “With his extensive experience in IT, business development and leadership, Anders will play a key role in our further development. His breadth, with expertise from both the railways and other industries, will be an important asset in our job to be our customers' first choice in the rail market,” says Robert Röder, president at Strukton Rail AB.

Now that the acquisition of Balfour Beatty Rail Scandinavia has been completed, the integration of Balfour Beatty Rail Scandinavia and Strukton Rail AB into a single company will start.

For additonal information, please contact Lisa Hellkvist (communication at Strukton Rail in Sweden), telephone +46 10 480 56 22, e-mail lisa.hellkvist@strukton.se.