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Lars Johansson has been recruited to the role of Investment Director starting in the autumn when he will head one of Ratos's investment teams. Lars has considerable experience of corporate development and change programmes and has held leading positions in companies that include TV4 and Orc Software.
Lars Johansson, MSc Econ, is 54 and has many years' experience from leading positions as CFO, COO and deputy CEO. Most recently Lars was at Swedavia where he has been CFO since 2013 and prior to that his roles included CFO/COO of TV4 and deputy CEO/COO and CFO of Orc Software. He has also held positions in financial management at AssiDomän, SpectraPhysics and AGA. Lars is also a member of the board of Proffice.
"We are very pleased that we have succeeded in attracting Lars to Ratos. His broad and long experience of business development and corporate transactions make him a welcome addition to both the investment organisation at Ratos and to our holdings in their company development," says Ratos CEO Susanna Campbell.
For further information, please contact:
Susanna Campbell, CEO, +46 8 700 17 00
Emma Rheborg, Head of Corporate Communications & IR, +46 8 700 17 20