Folksam is now the second company to invest in Silvestica Green Forest AB. The Folksam Group has subscribed for EUR 50 million and is of the opinion that its commitment in forest assets will provide its customers with a good return and that it will contribute to sustainable development.
All news and press releases regarding Silvestica Green Forest AB and its subsidiary (Silvestica) as well as CRK Forest Management AB (CRK), which manages and administers the Silvestica Group, are published here.
CRK has hired Roland Persson as CFO and IT Manager for Silvestica and CRK, starting from 1 November. Roland Persson held the same position at Sydved AB. Sydved AB is responsible for the supply of timber to forestry industries in southern Sweden and has a turnover of SEK 3 billion.Details
Silvestica Green Forest Finland Oy acquires 6,877 hectares of forest land from UPM in central Finland. In addition, the parties have entered into a long-term timber and forestry agreement. Press release UPM Silvestica Green Forest Finland 5 July 2017Details
CRK has engaged Forest Manager Henrik Söderberg as Silvestica’s forest manager as of 1 August 2017. Henrik Söderberg operates his own business as a forest manager in central Sweden. Henrik Söderberg is responsible for inspections of potential new forest acquisitions and as commissioner of forestry services for Silvestica’s forest holdings.Details
Forester Ola Hildingsson becomes Chairman of the Board of Directors for the forestry fund Silvestica Green Forest AB. Ola Hildingsson has a long career in the forest industry with leading positions in companies such as Stora Enso, SCA and Domsjö Fabriker AB.Details