2019-09-30 14:57Press release

Cimco Marine AB (publ.) appoints Jerry Ojala as COO


Cimco Marine AB’s (publ) has appointed Jerry Ojala as COO from 1st October 2019. His main task will be looking after supply chain and production and quality assurance for the OXE Diesel range at Cimco Marine AB (Publ).

Cimco Marine AB (publ) has appointed Jerry Ojala as COO, he will start his position at Cimco Marine AB (publ.) the 1st of October. Jerry has more than 20 years’ experience from Supply Chain Management in Europe with global responsibility for teams in China, Poland, Norway, Germany, Sweden and India. Jerry also has hands-on experience with LEAN Mgmt., Kaizen, APQP, TS standard, Six Sigma and Time-waste Mgmt.

"I am delighted to announce Jerry Ojala as Cimco Marines' COO. He has a strong experience in Supply Chain Management and brings with him significant knowledge within the manufacturing and logistics industry particularly from Saab and Opel. This also now concludes my appointment of senior managers at Cimco and I am very confident of our teams' ability and experience to deliver our long term business strategy", says Myron Mahendra, CEO of Cimco Marine AB.

Jerry Ojala has a diploma in Business Economics from University West in Sweden, with a genuine interest in assembly and creating “best practise” environments. He joins Cimco after leaving Saab Surveillance earlier this year.

For further information, please contact:

Myron Mahendra, CEO, myron.mahendra@oxe-diesel.com, +46 76 347 59 82
Anders Berg, Chairman, anders.berg@oxe-diesel.com, +46 70 358 91 55

About OXE Marine AB

At OXE Marine we are driven by the ambition to transform the outboard motor; impacting the journey towards a more sustainable and ecologically positive marine environment. We are passionate, knowledgeable, and reliable. Passionate to commit to innovation and excellence, knowledgeable to recruit and retain high-quality personnel, and reliable to commit to supplying safe, durable, and reliable products and services and to openness and fairness with all our stakeholders. OXE Marine believes in a strong collaborative approach between our teams and partners while being daring and persistent in our passion for excellence. OXE Marine was founded in 2012, and is the company behind a patented outboard transmission, enabling the use of high torque diesel engines on outboard systems and in sterndrive solutions.


Paul Frick
Paul Frick