24 May 2023
New CEO in AION
AION is pleased to announce the appointment of Eirik Seljelid as new Chief Executive Officer of AION.
AION is pleased to announce the appointment of Eirik Seljelid as new Chief Executive Officer of AION. Eirik comes from the role as CFO in AION and has since December 2022 also held the commercial leadership in the company. Before AION, Eirik came from the position as Head of Finance & Analytics at Klarna.
I am very excited to lead AION through our next, important phase. With the great talent and capabilities in this company, we will continue to lead way in the transition from linear to circular plastic
Eirik Seljelid, new CEO of AION
We are delighted that Eirik has taken on this role. He brings a wealth of experience from Klarna, and all the leadership skills needed to take AION to the next phase.
Chris Gorell Barnes, Founding Partner of Ocean 14 Capital
Eirik will replace Runa Haug Khoury, who has been the founding CEO of AION since the launch in December 2020.
AION has quickly taken an industry leadership position within circular plastic. And I am grateful for the vision, leadership and hard work Runa has put in to get us to where we are today. I look forward to see AION tapping into the opportunities this position will bring under the new leadership of Eirik
Matts Johansen, CEO of Aker BioMarine