Board of Directors

The board of directors is appointed by the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, and comprises leading industrialists, as well as the director of the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise and the managing director of the institute.

  • Staffan Bohman

    Board Chairman

    B.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration. Board chairman Electrolux, Ipco, Upplands Motor Holding and the German-Swedish Chamber of Commerce. Board member Atlas Copco and member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.

  • Fredrik Sjöholm


    Ph.D., Professor. Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, la Société royale des lettres de Lund, and the Council of Fellows of the East Asian Economic Association. Associated member at Nottingham University and Aberdeen University.

  • Lena Apler

    Board member

    Founder and Board chairman of Collector and Collector Bank. Board member Skistar, Swedish Fintech Association and Connect Väst.

  • Pär Boman

    Board member

    Chairman of the Board Handelsbanken, SCA and Essity. Vice Chairman of Industrivärden and board member of Skanska.

  • Stig Claesson

    Board member

    M.Sc. Managing Director Doxa Plast AB. Former board chairman Jonkoping Chamber of Commerce.

  • Claes Ekström

    Board member

    M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology, Bachelor of Economics and Law studies at University of Gothenburg. Previously Partner at Altor Equity Partners and Senior Director at McKinsey & Co. Board member of Stadsmissionen.

  • Jan-Olof Jacke

    Board member

    Bachelor’s degree from Gothenburg School of Economics. Director General of the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise. Deputy chairman Alecta, board member ICC Sverige...

  • Jenny Lindén Urnes

    Board member

    B.A. (Phil.). Owner and Chairman of the board of Lindéngruppen. Chairman of the board of Färgfabriken Foundation. Board member of Becker Industrial Coatings Holding AB, Colart International Ltd, Moorbrook Textiles Ltd and Tillväxt Helsingborg.

  • Louise Lindh

    Board member

    MBA Stockholm School of Economics. President and CEO of Fastighets AB L E Lundberg. Chairman of J2L Holding AB, Board member of Hufvudstaden and L E Lundbergföretagen.

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