Arne Karlsson

Member of the Board of Directors and chair of the Audit Committee.

Not considered independent due to being member of the Board for minimum 12 years.

  • Nationality: Swedish
  • Born: 1958
  • Gender: Male
  • Joined the Board: 2010
  • Current election period: 2021-2023

Other management duties, etc.:

  • Einar Mattsson (Chair)
  • FAPM Fastighets AB (Chair)
  • Fastighets AB Stadshus (Chair)
  • KANA I Ramundberget AB (Chair)
  • Ramisverket AB (Deputy Board member)
  • Swedish Securities Council (Board member)
  • Advisory Board for The ESS (European Spallation Source) (member)
  • Origover AB (Board member)

* listed company


  • Bachelor’s in business and Economics, Stockholm School of Economics, 1982


  • Arne Karlsson has experience as CEO and board member of private equity and industrial companies and with managing and developing a diverse portfolio of businesses operating in different markets.

Attendance in Board and Committee meetings during 2022:

  • Board meetings: 12 out of 12
  • Audit Committee meetings: 7 out of 7

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