Swedish company VBN Components AB, known for its extremely wear and heat resistant Vibenite alloys, has appointed Magnus Bergman as its new CEO. Magnus Bergman has a master’s degree in Materials Science from KTH and has held several roles within the Sandvik Group with a focus on R&D, international sales, and management. He also has broad experience in the heat treatment industry and the machinery industry.
“It is a fantastic opportunity to work with VBN Components which is truly at the forefront of advanced materials development and additive manufacturing for a global market. Being able to combine world-leading material technology with international sales, and management of VBN Components’ motivated team is a dream assignment for a market-driven leader with a material science background,” said Magnus Bergman, VBN Components AB’s new CEO.
VBN’s unique, 3D printed Vibenite alloys are developed for components in demanding industrial applications, so Magnus Bergman’s experience in materials and business development fits well with VBN’s international progress.