NORDIC LEADERS CIRCLE
Featured Speakers 2020 – 2022
FEATURED INDUSTRY EXPERTS
Speakers 19th May
CFO ABB ELECTRIFICATION I ABB GROUP SVP | SWITZERLAND
Since his appointment in 2017, Christian has managed ABB Electrification’s ~12 billion in revenues, with six global divisions, 50,000 employees, operations in 100+ countries, and 100+ manufacturing sites. In a career spanning over 24 years, Christian has become a respected global leader, combining business strategy with financial intelligence and people empowerment. Prior to joining ABB, Christian held CFO and senior finance positions at DSM, TE Connectivity, and General Electric, working in China, the USA, the UK, Sweden, Germany, and Switzerland. He holds an MBA from the University of Brussels and a bachelor’s degree in finance from Luther College, USA.
CFO | TV3 GRUPP | ESTONIA
TV3 is the leading media group in the Baltics. Before Katrin was building up the largest entertainment group in the Baltics, Apollo Entertainment Group. In 10 years, Apollo grew from a small bookstores chain into the largest entertainment group with cinemas, restaurants and cafeterias. Katrin has also been the CFO of Rautakirja Estonia. She believe that Passion is key to achieving everything and is a trigger for action and motivation and that the Team is ALL!
GROUP CFO I OLVI | FINLAND
Tiina-Liisa has worked at Olvi as the CFO since September 2018 and is responsible for the Group’s financial administration, strategy development and digitalisation projects . Liukkonen has extensive experience in financial management. Previously, she has been working as CFO at Osuuskauppa PeeÄssä 2013-2018, as Group Controller and Financial Manager at Normet Group 2008-2013 and as Auditor at Ernst & Young 2005-2008.
Speakers 15th March
EVP, CFO, AFRY - Group Management, FINLAND
As the EVP in the executive committee Juuso is responsible for the finance organisation with 160+ professionals, IT, risk management and investor relations.
With over 20 years in the company he is leading the PTO where ÅF intends to acquire 100% of Pöyry Group. Among other tasks he has also implemented an ERP project to 40+ countries, managed funding negotiations with dire balance sheet and taken part in multiple M&A on both buy and sell side.
Country CFO for Sweden, Norway & Finland, Novartis (CFO Nordics Cluster Pharma)
Sandeep has been working with Novartis for almost a decade across different geographies including Switzerland, India, Vietnam and now in Sweden as Nordics Pharma CFO. He has worked in different aspects of finance including planning, compliance & accounting across Country, Corporate, Regional and Functional set ups. He is a Chartered Accountant and an MBA majored in Finance & Strategy and has worked with PwC and Dubai Investments before joining Novartis.
CFO, SWECO - SWEDEN
Magnus, who is heading a finance function of 180 colleagues is passionate about the current possibilities within digital transformation. With over 20 years of experience as Acting CEO, Group CFO or CFO Magnus has brought efficiency into companies and shared service centres like MAN Truck & Bus, Tele2, Nexus and Vattenfall.
Head of Group Finance, Luminor Group, Latvia
Bio coming soon.
Speakers 8th October
CFO, Pohjolan Voima
CFO and Interim CIO, Attendo Suomi
Director, Supply Chain & Procurement, Orion Oyj
Speakers 14th September
Lill Beate Perdersen
Lill Beate Pedersen
CFO, Elkjøp Nordic AS, NORWAY
Dir Procurement and Value Chain,
Duni Group, SWEDEN
CFO, Ahlsell, FINLAND
VP, Sourcing as a Service, Group CPO, Realia Group, FINLAND
VP, Global Procurement, ALK.net, DENMARK
CFO, Netcompany, Denmark
Ida Rød Fredriksen
CFO & COO, Olav Thon Gruppen, Norway
Ida Rød Fredriksen
CFO & COO, Sanoma Media, Finland
CFO, Lantmännen Cerealia, Sweden
Finance Director, E.ON, Sweden
Finance Director, Alfa Laval, Sweden
Director Group Governance,
Nordic Choice Hotels, Norway
Group CFO, Fennia Group
Lotta Nilsson Viitala
Lotta Nilsson Viitala
CFO, AB Trav och Galopp
Group CFO, SRV Group
Vice President Finance and CFO, Volvo Group Connected Solutions
CFO, Telia, Sweden