Sweco appoints new CFO and CCO
Sweco AB (Sweco) (Nasdaq Stockholm; ticker symbol SWECA and SWECB) announces the appointment of Olof Stålnacke as Chief Financial Officer and Katarina Grönwall as Chief Communications Officer. Both will become members of Sweco’s Executive Team.
Olof Stålnacke brings close to 30 years of finance experience to Sweco, from several different industries including the services sector and listed companies. Mr. Stålnacke also has a long experience from working in an international environment. He is currently CFO & IR Director for Coor, which he joined in 2009. Olof Stålnacke will assume his new role on 1 November 2019 at the latest.
“Olof Stålnacke’s experience will be very important in Sweco’s next growth phase. The Executive Team and I look forward to welcoming Olof and to working closely with him, when he joins us”, advises Åsa Bergman, President and CEO of Sweco.
Katarina Grönwall also brings close to 30 years of experience to Sweco, and she has held leadership roles throughout her career. Following ten years of experience from Skanska, of which seven years as SVP Communications, she has broad knowledge about project development and the construction industry.
“Katarina Grönwall has solid team leadership skills with high results-orientation and business focus and I look forward to welcoming her to Sweco. Katarina will continue to build on Sweco’s brand as Europe's leading engineering and architecture consultancy”, concludes Åsa Bergman.
Katarina Grönwall will take on her position on May 13.
For additional information, please contact:
Åsa Bergman, President and CEO, +46 8 695 64 03
Johnny Nylund, Head of Press, +46 73 773 51 89
Sweco plans and designs tomorrow’s communities and cities. Our work produces sustainable buildings, efficient infrastructure and access to electricity and clean water. With 15,000 employees in Europe, we offer our customers the right expertise for every situation. We carry out projects in 70 countries annually throughout the world. Sweco is Europe’s leading engineering and architecture consultancy, with sales of approximately SEK 18.7 billion (EUR 1.8 billion). The company is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. www.swecogroup.com.
This information is information that Sweco AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 8:00 CET on 26 April 2019.