Change of Guards at Envirotainer: Michael Berg Appointed CEO


Michael Berg has been appointed CEO of Envirotainer, effective Monday, November 14.

During the past 1.5 years, Michael has been acting as consultant to Envirotainer within the sales and operations functions. Prior to this, he has spent the last decade as CEO of various international companies, including med-tech company ArjoHuntleigh with revenues of 700 MEUR and a staff of 4500 people. Michael is 52 years old and holds an MSc from Stockholm School of Economics. He will be based in Upplands Väsby, Stockholm.

During the last few years, Envirotainer has grown substantially in terms of both revenue, organization and complexity, and is now firmly established as a market leader in its segment. Simon Angeldorff, who stepped in as CEO from his previous position as Chairman 3 years ago and has guided the company through a period of strong growth, will now hand over as CEO and is leaving the company. Simon will remain close to the company also going forward acting as an advisor to the Board of Directors.

“I am excited to lead Envirotainer through the next phase of growth. The company has a great market position, and a unique customer offering through its strong global service network, wide-ranging container fleet, expertise in international pharma cold chain logistics, and dedicated employees,” comments Michael Berg.

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“Michael is well positioned to take over as CEO for Envirotainer. He has a long experience as CEO for international companies together with an in-depth knowledge of Envirotainer’s business from the last 1.5 years when he has acted as a consultant to the company. In addition, Michael has experience from both the med-tech and pharmaceutical industries, as well as from private equity. The Board of Directors are very happy to welcome Michael to the company. I would also like to thank Simon for his great contributions not only as CEO in the past 3 years, but also for his time on Envirotainers Board of Directors before that,” comments Tommy Wikström, Envirotainer Chairman of the Board.