picture bjarne lindroos    

Bjarne Lindroos, professional freight forwarder with a degree in business administration and marketing. Owner and senior partner in UCB Universal Consulting Bureau Oy in Finland. Chairman of the CHS Group in Finland.

Senior Executive Vice President and Deputy CEO for Pan Nordic Logistics Ab in Sweden a joint venture between Posten Denmark A/S, Posten Norge A/S and previously Posten Sverige AB. Responsible for production and operations including the activities in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden 2001 2003.

Starting up and CEO of BDN Cargo Transport Oy, later renamed DFDS Transport Oy in Finland for DanTransport Holding A/S and Royal Nedlloyd N.V. Chairman for DPD Finland Oy and other subsidiaries in Finland, Estonia and Germany within the Finnish group 1996 2001.

Various senior management positions from 1969 to 1996 incl. deputy to CEO of the Huolintakeskus group with responsible for domestic and international European activities. Building a domestic network in Finland and a network of  J/V companies in the Far East. Member of the board, deputy chairman and chairman of the Finnish Freight Forwarders Association 1992 1996.

Core competence: global logistic services, initial company set up and development, change management in mergers and acquisitions.

UCB Universal Consulting Bureau Oy
Itämerenkatu 5
00180 Helsinki, Finland
bjarne.lindroos(a)ucbconsulting.fi
www.ucbconsulting.fi
Tel.:+ 358 20 7669 401
Skype: bjarnelindroos

picture heikki halmetoja    

Heikki Halmetoja, business strategy consultant, MSc, Executive MBA . Managing director, owner and senior consultant in UCB Universal Consulting Bureau Oy in Finland.

CEO for CHS Group in Finland. The CHS Group consist of CHS Logistics, CHS Expo Freight, CHS Sea Freight, Arealog and Tempro. The Group turnover in 2009 was 9,5 million euros and it employed about 120 people.

Business manager for Pan Nordic Logistics Ab in Sweden – a joint venture between Posten Denmark A/S, Posten Norge A/S and previously Posten Sverige AB. Responsible for SAP implementation and development and IT systems for finance processes in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland in 2001 – 2005.

Accounting manager for DFDS Transport Oy in Finland and DFDS Transport Holding A/S in Denmark in 1996-2001. Responsible for SAP implementation for external accounting and IT systems for finance processes. Intergration of finance processes in mergers and acquisitions.

Core competence: global logistic services, initial company set up and development, change management in mergers and acquisitions, IT system management, development of finance processes, integration between logistics operational systems and finance systems.

UCB Universal Consulting Bureau Oy
Itämerenkatu 5
00180 Helsinki, Finland
heikki.halmetoja(a)ucbconsulting.fi
www.ucbconsulting.fi
Tel.:+ 358 20 7669 409
Skype: heikkihalmetoja

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