Monica Quinteiro has been appointed as the new General Manager of. She joins Boliden from a position as General Manager at LKAB in Svappavaara and will take up her new position on 21 August 2017. Quinteiro has an M.Sc. in Geotechnology from Luleå University of Technology and an M.Sc. in Mining Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines. She has over 20 years’ experience of operational and corporate management at LKAB. In addition to her experience of mining and refining operations, she also has extensive experience in such areas as health and safety, technology/R&D, and environmental and sustainability work.
“Monica’s in-depth and wide-ranging experience in the industry gives me every confidence as we take the next step forward in Rönnskär’s development,” says Kerstin Konradsson, President Boliden Smelters.
When she takes up her new position at Boliden Rönnskär, the current General Manager, Åke Roos will switch to a new role as Product Manager for by-products, with technical responsibility for both existing by-products and the development of new ones.