Klara Helstad has been named as Södra’s new sustainability director and a new member of the group executive team.

Dr Helstad has been with Södra since 2005, and her last position was environmental and quality manager with Södra Skog. She was previously project manager for Södra’s introduction of FSC and PEFC certification.

She has also been involved in productivity work at Södra Timber, Södra Cell and Södra Skog.