| Company Announcement|
Copenhagen, 29 June 2018
Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S appoints
Marianne Rørslev Bock as new Chief Financial Officer
Marianne Rørslev Bock will assume responsibility as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S no later than 1 January 2019. She comes from a position as CFO of Brødrene Hartmann A/S, a global leader in packaging solutions.
Niels Frederiksen, CEO of Scandinavian Tobacco Group says: "I am happy to welcome Marianne Rørslev Bock as new CFO and member of the Executive Management at Scandinavian Tobacco Group. She has a strong financial background with solid M&A experience and brings with her business acumen in combination with great leadership and communication skills. Her experience and competences will undoubtedly benefit our company."
"I am happy to join Scandinavian Tobacco Group, a global FMCG company with a strong portfolio of brands and an ambitious strategy to become the undisputed global leader in cigars and pipe tobacco. I look forward to joining the organisation and to contributing to delivering on the strategy," says Marianne Rørslev Bock.
Prior to Marianne Rørslev Bock's current position, she held various finance leadership positions in Danisco (1994-2012), and she currently holds several Board positions including at TDC Group, Kemp & Lauritzen and at the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority. She is 54 years old and holds a MSc in Finance & Accounting from Copenhagen Business School.
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