Epiroc appoints Paul Bergström President Digital Solutions division

December 12, 2022 11:00 CET

Stockholm, Sweden: Epiroc, a leading productivity and sustainability partner for the mining and Infrastructure industries, has appointed Paul Bergström President of the Digital Solutions division and member of Group Management, effective not later than June 1, 2023. Epiroc also announces a change in Group Management effective January 1, 2023.

Paul Bergström

Paul Bergström is since 2017 Executive Vice President, Global Services at Elekta, a Sweden-based medical equipment company. Previously, he has held several management positions at Ericsson, a Sweden-based telecommunications company. He is a Swedish citizen, born 1974, and holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden.


Ashleigh Braddock will continue as Acting Division President until Paul Bergström joins Epiroc after which she will return to her role as Vice President Sales and Operations.


“I am pleased to welcome Paul to Epiroc,” says Helena Hedblom, Epiroc’s President and CEO”We are expanding our digital offering organically and through acquisitions and Paul has the right background and experience to successfully lead and grow our Digital Solutions division”.


Effective January 1, 2023, Mattias Olsson, Senior Vice President Corporate Communications, will take up a new role as Vice President M&A and Integration in the Group and will not be a member of Group Management. Mattias’ areas of responsibility will be assumed by Håkan Folin, Chief Financial Officer, and Nadim Penser, Senior Vice President People & Leadership.


“Mattias has been instrumental in the successful creation of Epiroc,” says Helena Hedblom. “He has contributed significantly to building Epiroc’s brand, communication, sustainability, and investor relations, and I wish him success in his new role.”


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Epiroc is a vital part of a sustainable society and a global productivity partner for mining and infrastructure customers. With ground-breaking technology, Epiroc develops and provides innovative and safe equipment, such as drill rigs, rock excavation and construction equipment and tools for surface and underground applications. The company also offers world-class service and other aftermarket support as well as solutions for automation, digitalization and electrification. Epiroc is based in Stockholm, Sweden, had revenues of SEK 40 billion in 2021, and has more than 15 500 passionate employees supporting and collaborating with customers in more than 150 countries. Learn more at

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