Henrik Ager appointed Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology president

19 March 2019

Finland – Henrik Ager has been appointed president of Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology. The change takes effect on 1 April 2019. Ager was the president of the Rock Tools division at Sandvik as Tunnels and Tunnelling went to press.

“I’m convinced that Henrik Ager, with his experience, proven leadership skills and excellent performance, has the right capabilities to lead Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology,” said Sandvik president and CEO Björn Rosengren.

Ager has more than 16 years of experience in the mining industry, out of which an extensive period has been spent living in South Africa. Additionally, he has worked in Australia, South America, India and other important mining markets.

Ager’s experience within Sandvik includes the role of president for the Global Equipment division and vice president for strategy within Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology. Ager succeeds Lars Engström.