Devold of Norway AS has appointed Mrs. Cathrine Stange as new CEO.
?I am convincedthat Cathrine Stange with her extensive knowledge and experience will contribute strongly to the continued growth and success of Devold of Norway and I am very much looking forward to welcome her as new CEO of the company in early August? comments Mr. Knut Flakk, Chairman and Owner of Devold.
Mrs. Stange has more than 20 years of experience from retail- and marketing manangement positions in Norway and Europe. From 1991 to 2007 she held a number of management positions within the retail divisions of Esso and ExxonMobil throughout Europe. Since 2007 she has been part of the leading norwegian food- and convenience store chain, Reitan Gruppen. First as Marketing Director of Narvesen and 7-Eleven and later as Sales- and Marketing Director of Rema 1000 Norway.
?I am really looking forward to join Devold and the people behind this fantastic heritage brand. Together we will further enhance the position of the Devold brand both in Norway and abroad?, comments Cathrine Stange.
Cathrine Stange will join Devold on August 4th.
For further information please contact:
Mr. Knut Flakk
Chairman and Owner, Devold of Norway AS
Phone: +47 997 46 000
Mrs. Cathrine Stange
Phone: +47 971 94 120
Devold of Norway
Devold of Norway is a Norwegian owned textile group with a long and proud history.
The company was founded by Mr. Ole Andreas Devold in 1853 to provide wool clothing to protect workers and fishermen from the harsh Norwegian weather.
Devold has produced comfortable quality wool wear for workers, explorers and active outdoor people for more than 160 years. The company is the oldest Norwegian manufacturer of merino wool wear.
Devold of Norway is organized in two divisions ? Devold Outdoor and Devold Protection.