- 38 years of business strategy and operational experiences at C level in both Fortune 500 multinational and consulting companies.
- Multi industrial experience from industry sectors including IT (>10 years), Telecommunications, Financial Industry, Media and Technology, Electronic & Machine Manufacturing, Software, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Shipping, Aviation, Fragrance, Fashion, Steel, Construction, Food, Management Consulting, Retail, Oil, Ore& Metal trading, Banks, Family Office, Public sector, Pension funds, Extraction technologies, Retail.
- Master IMD and management studies at Harvard Business School. BSc, in Economy and Law at Stockholms University.
- Officer on the Reserve in the Swedish Army.
- International exposure: Lived and worked in Sweden, Belgium, Spain and Switzerland.
- Dual Citizenship: Sweden and Switzerland.
- Fluent in Swedish, English, French, German and professional Spanish.
M&A Skills & Expertise
- CFO, Group Treasurer, Corporate Finance and Director M&A experience for large multinationals and SME’s both Public and Private.
- Cross boarder M&A for the entire M&A process including post merger integrations (+20 years of experience).
- Equity, Carve Outs & Asset Deals acquisitions and Divestiture.
- Extensive experience with Investment Banking /Private Equity (UBS Capital, KKR, EQT, Industri Kapital etc).
- Corporate Strategy. And Corporate Governance.
- Operational optimisation, Restructuring and Turnaround.
- Value creation through Value Based Management and Incentive schemes.
- Benchmarking and Credit Analysis.
- The whole Treasury process.
- MIS & ERP migration and integration.
- Tax optimisation including Transfer Pricing.
- HR and Organisational structures. General Management.
- A broad understanding of multinational corporate cultures and operations.
- Implemented leading edge processes and policies for large multinationals across their organisation enhancing shareholder value creation to become the leaders in their industry.
- Experience in implementation of EPM systems such as SAP, Oracle, Sage, Navision, Odoo with various BI’s, TRM’s, Multilateral Netting Systems, Strategic Management tools and MIS.
- Integrated acquired business operations with business centre’s in multiple countries across continents working closely with HR among others.
- More than 100+ M&A acquisitions and divestitures in deals ranging from EUR 2 million-EUR 5 billion in size. Some Examples: Alfa Laval, Tetra Laval (sale of 50%), Tetra Laval Convenience Food etc.
- Restructuring and Turnaround projects including efficiency programs enhancing value creation across the operations, with production, inventory and the whole supply chain.
- Tax Restructuring and Transfer Pricing projects.
- Managing the R&D process.
- Consultancy and Training.
- Funding from Private Equity and Banks.
- Board Member in various companies.
- Founder of 4 start-up companies.