Blueair has appointed Herman Pihlträd to the role of chief operating officer, reporting directly to company founder and chief executive officer, Bengt Rittri.
Pihlträd has over 11 years of senior management experience, including as president of Blueair AB and the U.S. division, where he most recently served as president of Blueair Inc.
As COO, he will monitor and develop Blueair’s full value chain, including day-to-day management, production strategy, sourcing and the product and process quality and supply chain.
Rittri said, “I am very pleased that we have secured a person of considerable talent with a detailed and proven knowledge of our business category. During his time with Blueair, Herman has helped shape our ambition and culture as we have established ourselves as a central player in the global air purifying industry.”
Pihlträd said, “I look forward to contributing to Blueair’s continued strong growth and helping to ensure we continue to lead in sustainable technologies for health.”