Holmbergs Safety System Holding AB (“Holmbergs”) has opened a new company, HOLMBERGS SAFETY SYSTEM INC., to more efficiently serve North America customers. The new company is centrally located in Grand Rapids, Michigan and will primarily serve the vehicle occupant safety (Secured Transportation) and child safety markets.
Holmbergs Safety System Inc. will provide design, engineering, sales, advocacy and customer service activities to serve new and existing clients. These activities will support Holmbergs’ strategy of growing both Child Safety and Secured Transportation business in the North America markets.
Holmbergs Safety System Inc. is pleased to announce Tim Catherine as the company’s President. Tim has held leadership positions in the occupant safety industry for more than 12 years and worked with North America’s top vehicle OEM’s for more than 25 years.
Anders Sandell, CEO Holmbergs:
“We are taking the next step to increase our presence on the North American market which is very important for our group. We are pleased to welcome Tim Catherine in a leadership role. His extensive experience in child safety as well as vehicle occupant protection, is well suited to lead the company.”
Holmbergs is a global market leader in the fast-growing niche markets of safety products and systems for child safety seats, as well as for the secured transportation industry. In partnership with FSN Capital, Holmbergs aspires to reinforce its strong market position in child safety and further accelerate international growth, primarily in Asia. Additionally, the company intends to continue to grow its adjacent Secured Transportation business, both through acquisition as well as in organic initiatives.
For more information, please contact:
Anders Sandell, CEO, Holmbergs Safety System Holding AB, +46 70 692 58 02
Matz Larsson, VP Business Director NA, +46 70 458 66 60
Mats Älmeby, Managing Director, Fasching Salzburg GmbH, +43 664 915 39 74
Tim Catherine, President, Holmbergs Safety System Inc., +1 (317) 674 2836