CARGOTEC CORPORATION, PRESS RELEASE, 30 AUGUST 2013 AT 10.30 AM (EEST)
Declan Guerin (43) has been appointed MacGregor's Chief Financial Officer (CFO) as of September 1, 2013. He has earlier held the position of Vice President, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) and been a member of the Executive Committee of MacGregor since the start of 2013. Declan Guerin will be responsible for accounting, finance and M&A. He continues as member of the MacGregor Executive Committee and reports to MacGregor President Mikael Mäkinen.
Declan Guerin, ACMA, GCMA, has worked for Cargotec since 2007 and has extensive financial and commercial experience gained over the last 20 years both within Cargotec and in other global organizations including Cargotec, Caterpillar, Chevron, DHL and EMI.
MacGregor is continuing preparations for a separate listing on the Singapore Stock Exchange. Declan Guerin will play an important role in this process.
For further information please contact:
Mikael Mäkinen, President, MacGregor, tel. +358 20 777 4101
MacGregor is the world's leading brand of engineering solutions and services for handling marine cargoes and offshore loads. MacGregor products serve the maritime transportation, offshore and naval logistics markets, in ports and terminals as well as on board ships. Our cargo flow solutions integrate cargo access, stowage, care and handling functions to suit a particular ship's cargo profile. This benefits its productivity, environmental impact and profitable service lifetime. www.macgregor-group.com
MacGregor is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales totalled EUR 3.3 billion in 2012 and it employs approximately 10,000 people. Cargotec's class B shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki under symbol CGCBV. www.cargotec.com