Fredrik Persson


Born 1968

MSc Econ, Stockholm School of Economics

Present Directorships

President, Ellevio AB - One of Sweden’s largest distribution system operators

President, International Chamber of Commerce Sweden

President, JM AB - Leading developer of housing and residential areas in the Nordic region | Listed company

Member of the Board of

AB Electrolux - Leading global appliance producer | Listed company

Ahlström Capital Oy - Family-owned Finnish company focused on investment activity in industrial companies and real estate

Hufvudstaden AB - Among Sweden’s largest listed property companies | Listed company

ICA Gruppen AB - Leading retail corporate group in Sweden | Listed company

Interogo Holding AB - Inter Ikea holding company

Holmen AB - Swedish forest, pulp and paper company | Listed company

Previous Positions / Assignments / Directorships

President of the Board, Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, 2017-2022

Vice-President, Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, 2016-2017

Member of the Board, Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, 2009-2022

President, Swedish Trade Federation Employers' association for trade and commerce, 2014-2017

President, Axfood AB Leading food retail group in Sweden | Listed company, 2008-2016

President, Mekonomen AB Leading automotive spare-parts chain in Northern Europe | Listed company, 2006-2015

President and CEO of Axel Johnson AB

Among largest trade and service companies in Nordic & European region, 2007-2015

Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of Axel Johnson AB, 2000-2007

Head of Research of Aros Securities AB

Experts in corporate finance for small- and medium-sized enterprises, 1998-2000

Various positions within ABB Financial Services AB Industrial and commercial business services, 1992-1998