Board of Directors

Mark H. Shay, CFA

Mark H. Shay, CFA

Chairman of the Board since 2018

Year of birth: 1972
Education: MBA, M.I.T. Sloan School of Management (USA); B.Sc., M.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Northwestern University (USA); Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
Other assignments: Board Member of Accendo Capital Managers SARL. CEO, MHS Research.
Previously Senior Equity Analyst, Coghill Capital Management; Manager, Accenture.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 100,000 shares (own/related), 6,238,096 shares (Accendo Capital).
Independent in relation to the company and company management, dependent in relation to major shareholders.

Christian Sahlén

Christian Sahlén

Board Member since 2016

Year of birth: 1965
Education: Executive Management Program, Autoliv; B.Sc. Telecommunications, NOKIA Engineering School (Sweden/Finland).
Other assignments: CEO, ACTIA Nordic AB. Previously VP, ACTIA Nordic AB; Business Director, Autoliv Electronics; VP Sales & Marketing, NIRA Dynamics AB; Area Manager SE Asia, Kreatel Communications AB.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 0 shares. Independent in relation to the company, the company management, and major shareholders.

Tanja Vainio

Tanja Vainio

Board Member since 2018

Year of birth: 1974
Education: MBA, M.I.T. Sloan School of Management (USA); M.Sc. Supply Chain Management, M.I.T.; M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, Tampere University of Technology (Finland) and RWTH Aachen University (Germany).
Other assignments: Managing Director, Business Line Automotive Tier 1, Robotics and Automation Business at ABB. Previously Country Managing Director, ABB Czech Republic & ABB Slovakia; Country Managing Director, ABB Hungary; VP & General Manager Service Power Electronics, ABB Switzerland; VP Supply Chain Management, ABB Switzerland; Project Manager, ABB USA; Consultant, ABB Finland.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 12,000 shares. Independent in relation to the company, the company management, and major shareholders.

Lars-Gunnar Skötte

Lars-Gunnar Skötte

Board Member since 2018

Year of birth: 1960
Education: M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden).
Other assignments: Chairman of the Board of Ventab Styr AB. Independent management consultant, automotive industry. Previously CEO, Erlanders Sverige AB; President, Autoliv Electronics; Director of Marketing & Development, Autoliv Europe; CEO, Autoliv Sverige; CEO, Autoliv Germany-Eastern Europe-England-Netherlands-Belgium; Project Manager, Volvo Personvagnar AB.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 18,000 shares. Independent in relation to the company, the company management, and major shareholders.

Sukhwan Yun

Sukhwan Yun

Board Member since 2019

Year of birth: 1983 
Education: Ph.D., B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago (USA).
Other assignments: Senior Manager of Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Team, Hyundai Motor Company. Previously Senior Research Engineer, Hyundai Fuel Cell Research Lab.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 0 shares (own/related). 5,400,000 shares (Hyundai Motor Company). Independent in relation to the company and company management, dependent in relation to major shareholders.

Göran Malm

Göran Malm

Board Member since 2020

Year of birth: 1947
Education: B.B.A. Economics & Law, Gothenburg School of Business, Economics & Law.
Other assignments: Chairman of SourceByNet, Govin Capital Singapore, and Boathouse Cayman Island, Board Member of UFI Automotive Filter Italy and Elife Japan. Previously Chairman of Arcam Sweden, Board Member of Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Korea, Board Member of Micronic Laser Systems, Envac and Cellmark Sweden, and Keppel T&T , Dornier Medtech and Celestix Singapore. Former executive positions as SVP Dell Computer Asia, SVP General Electric Asia Pacific, Chairman and CEO of GE Medical Systems Asia, and Deputy Managing Director of SKF Group. Visiting Professor at Gothenburg School of Business, Economics and Law.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 0 shares. Independent in relation to the company, the company management, and major shareholders.

Per Wassén

Per Wassén

Board Member since 2020

Year of birth: 1961
Education: MSc Engineering Physics, Chalmers University of Technology (Gothenburg, Sweden); BSc Business Administration and Economics from Gothenburg University.
Other assignments: Previously President & CEO of PowerCell Sweden AB, Executive Chairman of PowerCell Sweden AB, and Investment Director at Volvo Group Venture Capital.
Shareholding in Impact Coatings: 10,000 shares. Independent in relation to the company, the company management, and major shareholders.

About Impact Coatings AB

Impact Coatings AB develops and commercializes innovative technology for PVD surface treatment. PVD is a method for vacuum coating of thin films of metal or ceramics.

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