Coor Service Management appoints new Norway manager

Freddy Eriksen has been appointed the new Business Unit Manager for Coor Service Management in Norway. He has an extensive background in Norwegian trade and industry, and joins Coor from a post as head of sales and marketing for chair manufacturer HÅG.

Coor is Norway's leading service management company with around 250 employees in Norway. Service management is a growth industry in Norway. "Freddy Eriksen has long, far-reaching experience in the Norwegian private sector and has a proven track record of doing business. These are key characteristics in our continued expansion on the Norwegian market, which we have great faith in," says Mats Jönsson, CEO of Coor Service Management.

Eriksen has previously held sales and marketing positions with SAS, Braathens, Domino Norway and the Norwegian Trade Council.
"I'm looking forward to the challenge of heading up Coor's Norwegian operation and being part of this exciting organisation. The outsourcing market in Norway is growing, while still having plenty of scope for further development – something that happens every day at Coor," says Eriksen.

Freddy Eriksen will take up the post by March 2007 and succeeds acting Business Unit Manager Bernt-Ivar Amundsen, who will continue as CFO of the Norwegian company.

For further information, please contact:

Mats Jönsson, CEO of Coor Service Management, +46 8 553 959 50

Freddy Eriksen, phone: +47 907 88 203

Åsvor Brynnel, Head of Corporate Communications, Coor Service Management, phone: +46 8 553 954 04