Board of Directors


Björn Örås

Born 1949
Chairman of the Board
Shareholding: 7,525,260
Founder of Poolia, Board Member since Poolia's establishment in 1989.
Background: Product Group Manager, Pierre Robert; Product Group Manager, IKEA; MD and Agency Director, Appel & Falk, Blanking; Managing Director, Poolia. Own businesses: Björn Örås Marketing, Karat Utveckling, SMA.
Board positions: Chairman of the Board of Uniflex AB, Dedicare AB and Bro Hof Slott.

Dag Sundström

Born 1955
Shareholding: 3,000
Technical Engineer, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Economist, Stockholm School of Economics.

Background: Management consultant, Director, McKinsey & Company Inc.; MD & CEO, Teleca AB; XLENT Consulting Group; Own business, Dag Sundström Consulting AB; InterPares Management Consultants.

Board positions: Schools of Raoul Wallenberg AB,  DS Holding AB, Dedicare AB.

Anna Söderblom

Born 1963
Shareholding: 15,000
Board Member since 2013
Doctor of Philosophy in Business and Economics.
Background: Active at Stockholm Scool of Economics as researcher and course manager. Previously  Marketing Director at Microsoft Nordic and Posten Brev as well as investment Manager at Industrifonden.

Board positions: Chairman of the Board of Avega Group AB, Advenica AB. Board Member Ortivus AB, Excanto AB, Almi Företagspartner and Länsförsäkringar Liv Försäkringsaktiebolag.

Lennart Pihl

Born 1950
Shareholding: 10,000
Board Member since 2013
Master of Science in Business and Economics.
Background: Heading a private consultancy business since 2004. Previously MD for Bong Ljungdahl and Acrimo. As consultant also as Interim MD in Green Cargo, Konstruktions-Bakelit, Brio Lek & Lär and AuroLight.
Board positions: Chairman of the Board of Nordic Room Improvement, Green Cargo, Bertex AB, Olivetree, Ingape AB. Vice Chairman Heatex AB. Board Member ReadSoft and Avega.
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Azita Shariati

Born 1968
Shareholding: 0
Board Member since 2018
Cost economics at the University of Gothenburg and studies in statistics, leadership and marketing at the School of Economics
Background: President Sodexo Nordics & CEO of Sodexo AB. Former assignments as Sales Director, Business Area Manager and Sweden Manager. Has several appointments, including the most powerful woman of the year 2015 and Sweden's super communicator 2016.
Board positions: Almega Service företagen(chairman), Almega tjänsteförbund, Myndigheten för delaktighet och Visita

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