Thu 3.10.2019

New Managing Director for ILS

ILS is delighted to announce the appointment of Naval Architect Niklas Rönnberg as the new Managing Director.

After 31 years, the co-founder of ILS, Naval Architect Jyrki Lehtonen is stepping down from the role of Managing Director to continue his daily work in the Turku Office as Senior Advisor and Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Niklas Rönnberg has a long career in different positions within shipping and Naval Architecture, working for companies as Deltamarin, Bureau Veritas, Wärtsilä and Finnish Shipowners’ Association. Prior to joining ILS, Niklas Rönnberg held a position as Business Manager for Finland and Baltics at Lloyd’s Register. In connection with the appointment of Niklas Rönnberg as Managing Director, ILS has the pleasure to announce the opening of a new office in Helsinki, where Niklas will be mainly based.