JONESBORO, AK - Camfil Air Pollution Control announced that its parent company, Camfil, Stockholm, Sweden, has appointed Magnus Yngen President and CEO. He succeeds Alan O'Connell, who held the post for the past 12 years.

Yngen has been a member of the Camfil board for the last year and brings to his new position a solid international business background from several industries. Prior to joining Camfil, he worked for the Electrolux Group, with management responsibility for its European operations, and was later appointed CEO of the Husqvarna Group.