Who was Hjalmar Lundbohm

Hjalmar Lundbohm was LKAB's first Managing Director from 1898-1920 and became a legend during his lifespan.

Hjalmar Lundbohm

Under very difficult conditions he directed both the building of LKAB as well as the town of Kiruna. 

With a "calm effeiciency" he made the vision come true in building LKAB and at the same time the new town Kiruna. He was very popular from high to low and he soon realized the importance of education and development to maintain a prosperous future for LKAB.