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Investor AB Announces New President and CEO Christian Cederholm, Johan Forssell to Transition to Consultancy Role

(IN BRIEF) Investor AB has announced the appointment of Christian Cederholm as its new President and CEO, effective from the Annual General Meeting on May 7, 2024. Cederholm, who currently serves as the Head of Patricia Industries and has been … Read the full press release

Laborie to Acquire Urotronic, Expanding Its Medical Technology Portfolio

(IN BRIEF) Laborie, a subsidiary of Patricia Industries, is set to acquire the remaining 91 percent of Urotronic, a US medical technology company known for its OptilumeTM device for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). In 2020, Laborie entered a strategic … Read the full press release

Jacob Lund Appointed as Head of Corporate Communication & Sustainability at Investor

(IN BRIEF) AstraZeneca’s Head of Global Media Relations, Jacob Lund, has been chosen as the new Head of Corporate Communication & Sustainability and a member of the Executive Leadership Team at Investor. With a decade of experience at AstraZeneca, holding … Read the full press release

Denise Persson, CMO at Snowflake, joins the Patricia Industries Board

(PRESS RELEASE) STOCKHOLM, 11-Nov-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Investor AB (STO: INVE-B), a Swedish investment and holding company founded in 1916, has announced the appointment of Denise Persson, currently Chief Marketing Officer at Snowflake, a cloud data platform company, to the … Read the full press release

Denise Persson, CMO bei Snowflake, tritt dem Vorstand von Patricia Industries bei

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) STOCKHOLM, 11-Nov-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Investor AB (STO: INVE-B), eine schwedische Investment- und Holdinggesellschaft, gegründet in 1916, hat die Ernennung von Denise Persson, derzeit Chief Marketing Officer bei Snowflake, einem Unternehmen für Cloud-Datenplattformen, in den Vorstand von Patricia Industries, … Read the full press release

EQT announces the addition of seasoned group of experts as advisors to its EQT Future fund

(PRESS RELEASE) STOCKHOLM, 26-Jul-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — EQT, a purpose-driven global investment organization, has announced that its EQT Future fund is adding decades of leadership experience within sustainable business development, governance and public policy with the appointment of four new … Read the full press release

EQT gibt die Aufnahme einer erfahrenen Expertengruppe als Berater für seinen EQT Future Fund bekannt

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) STOCKHOLM, 26-Jul-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — EQT, eine zweckorientierte globale Investmentorganisation, hat bekannt gegeben, dass ihr EQT Future Fund Mit der Ernennung von vier neuen Mitgliedern als Impact Advisors sowie eines neuen Mission Board-Mitglieds, die alle aus Organisationen wie UNICEF, … Read the full press release

EQT AB nominates Brooks Entwistle as its new Board member

(PRESS RELEASE) STOCKHOLM, 29-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — EQT AB, a purpose-driven global investment organization, has announced the nomination of Brooks Entwistle as its new Board member. Brooks Entwistle, currently at blockchain company Ripple, will bring a broad experience from the … Read the full press release

EQT AB nominiert Brooks Entwistle als neues Vorstandsmitglied

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) STOCKHOLM, 29-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — EQT AB, eine zweckorientierte globale Investmentorganisation, hat die Nominierung von Brooks Entwistle als neues Vorstandsmitglied bekannt gegeben. Brooks Entwistle, derzeit beim Blockchain-Unternehmen Ripple, wird eine breite Erfahrung aus den globalen Kapitalmärkten und der Technologiebranche … Read the full press release

Patricia Industries to provide funding for the acquisition of Joulin, a French maker of vacuum grippers and gantry robots, by Piab, a provider of gripping, lifting and moving solutions

(PRESS RELEASE) STOCKHOLM, 20-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Investor AB (STO: INVE-B), a Swedish investment and holding company founded in 1916, has announced that Patricia Industries, an investor with focus on the development of wholly-owned companies with long-term growth potential and … Read the full press release

Patricia Industries finanziert die Übernahme von Joulin, einem französischen Hersteller von Vakuumgreifern und Portalrobotern, durch Piab, einen Anbieter von Greif-, Hebe- und Transportlösungen

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) STOCKHOLM, 20-Apr-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Investor AB (STO: INVE-B), eine schwedische Investment- und Holdinggesellschaft wurde 1916 gegründet, hat bekannt gegeben, dass Patricia Industries, ein Investor mit Fokus auf die Entwicklung von hundertprozentigen Unternehmen mit langfristigem Wachstumspotenzial und Teil von … Read the full press release

Åsa Riisberg, former partner at EQT AB, joins the Board of Directors of Patricia Industries

(PRESS RELEASE) STOCKHOLM, 25-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Investor AB (STO: INVE-B), a Swedish investment and holding company founded in 1916, has announced the appointment of Åsa Riisberg, former partner at EQT AB, to the Board of Directors of Patricia Industries, … Read the full press release

Investor AB wird nach der Genehmigung zur Aktienemission zur Unterstützung der Übernahme von Baring Private Equity Asia durch EQT der größte Anteilseigner von EQT AB bleiben

(PRESSEMITTEILUNG) STOCKHOLM, 16-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Investor AB (STO: INVE-B), eine 1916 gegründete schwedische Investment- und Holdinggesellschaft, hat seine Unterstützung für EQT AB, a zweckorientierte globale Investmentorganisation, die sich auf Active-Ownership-Strategien konzentriert, für die Übernahme von Baring Private Equity Asia, … Read the full press release

Investor AB will remain the largest shareholder in EQT AB following the share issuance authorization in support of EQT’s acquisition of Baring Private Equity Asia

(PRESS RELEASE) STOCKHOLM, 16-Mar-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Investor AB (STO: INVE-B), a Swedish investment and holding company founded in 1916, has announced its support for EQT AB, a purpose-driven global investment organization focused on active ownership strategies, for their acquisition … Read the full press release

Newly launched EQT Future fund to focus on longer-hold investments in mature companies with market-shaping impact potential

EQT strengthens commitment to drive positive impact by launching the EQT Future fund, targeting longer-hold investments in mature companies with market-shaping impact potential Paul Polman, former CEO of Unilever, and Jacob Wallenberg, Chairperson of Investor AB, to co-chair the EQT … Read the full press release

Investor AB to accept Agnafit Bidco’s public offer for the shares in Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB

(PRESS RELEASE) STOCKHOLM, 2-Sep-2021 — /EuropaWire/ — Investor AB (STO: INVE-B), a Swedish investment and holding company founded in 1916, has announced its support for the Agnafit Bidco¹’s bid for Sobi (Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB). The company has undertaken to … Read the full press release

Investor AB: Patricia Industries to acquire Sarnova Holdings, Inc.

STOCKHOLM, 13-Mar-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Patricia Industries, a part of Investor AB, has signed an agreement with Water Street Healthcare Partners and Sarnova founder Matthew D. Walter to acquire Sarnova Holdings, Inc., the leading U.S. specialty distributor of healthcare products in … Read the full press release

Investor AB appoints Jessica Häggström as new Head of Human Resources

STOCKHOLM, 17-Aug-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — In September, Jessica Häggström will succeed David Lindquist as Head of Human Resources at Investor. Jessica Häggström has since 1998 worked at Ericsson in various roles within Human Resources, such as Talent Management, Compensation and Benefits. … Read the full press release

Investor AB: Ericsson’s Board of Directors to appoint Börje Ekholm as new CEO

STOCKHOLM, 27-Oct-2016 — /EuropaWire/ — As announced today, Ericsson’s Board of Directors has appointed Börje Ekholm as new CEO, effective January 16, 2017. As a main owner of Ericsson, Investor fully supports this appointment. In order to further align the CEO’s … Read the full press release