The Kinnevik Team

Georgi Ganev, Joakim Andersson, Mattias Andersson, Chris Bischoff, Andreas Bernström, Lars-Åke Norling and Torun Litzén are Senior Executives of Kinnevik.

Georgi Ganev

Chief Executive Officer
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Employed: 2018
Nationality: Swedish
Born: 1976
Board positions: Chairman of Tele2 and Board Director of Global Fashion Group and Babylon Health
Previous Experience: CEO of Dustin, CEO at Bredbandsbolaget and CMO at Telenor Sweden 
Education: M.Sc. in Information Technology from Uppsala University
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 75,000 class B shares and 200,000 call options on class B shares, issued by Verdere S.à r.l.
Social media: LinkedIn and Instagram

Joakim Andersson

Chief Financial Officer
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Employed: 2007
Nationality: Swedish
Born: 1974
Previous Experience: Non-Executive Director of MTG 2015-2018, Group Treasurer of Kinnevik 2007-2014, Treasury and Corporate Finance manager of Banque Invik 2001-2007 
Education: Graduate in Business Administration from Växjö University
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 22,409 class B shares, of which 4,150 held through pension plan, insurance or similar
Social media: LinkedIn

Mattias Andersson

General Counsel
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Employed: 2016
Nationality: Swedish
Born: 1976
Previous Experience: Legal Director at SKF, Associate at Setterwalls Advokatbyrå, Associate at Mannheimer Swartling
Education: LL.M from University of Gothenburg
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 6,025 class B shares, of which 2,525 held through pension plan, insurance or similar
Social media: LinkedIn

Chris Bischoff

Senior Investment Director
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Employed: 2013 
Nationality: British
Born: 1973 
Board positions: Chairman of Milvik/BIMA, Board Director of Babylon Health, Cedar, Betterment, Livongo and Quikr.
Previous Experience: Managing Director and Head of European Media & Internet at Goldman Sachs
Education: BA in History from University of Bristol, M.Sc. in Business Administration from INSEAD 
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 7,124 class B shares, of which 4,855 held through pension plan, insurance or similar
Social media: LinkedIn

Andreas Bernström

Investment Director
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Employed: 2018
Nationality: Swedish 
Born: 1974
Board positions: Chairman of Trustly
Previous Experience: Founder and CEO of Sinch, CEO of Rebtel and various managerial positions at TradeDoubler
Education: BA Manchester University, Economics and French, and Master in Finance from Webster's University
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): - 
Social media: LinkedIn

Lars-Åke Norling

Investment Director
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Employed: 2018
Nationality: Swedish
Born: 1968
Board positions: Board Director of Millicom
Previous Experience: CEO of dtac, CEO of digi, Executive vice president Developed Asia at Telenor, CEO Telenor Sweden, CTO/COO Bredbandsbolaget
Education: MSc in Engineering Physics from Uppsala University, MSc in Systems Engineering from Case Western Reserve University, MBA from University of Gothenburg
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 3850 class B shares
Social media: LinkedIn

 

Torun Litzén

Director Corporate Communication
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Employed: 2007
Nationality: Swedish
Born: 1967
Board positions: Board Director of Reach for Change
Previous Experience: Senior IR officer at Nordea, fund manager at HQ Fonder, management consultant Coopers & Lybrand in Moscow, Russia
Education: Graduate in Business Administration from Stockholm School of Economics
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 21,598 class B shares, of which 1,000 held through pension plan, insurance or similar
Social media: LinkedIn

Franco Danesi

Investment Director
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Employed: 2014 
Nationality: Italian 
Born: 1972 
Board positions: Board Director of Home24,Bayport, Monese and Metro International and Board observer of Deposit Solutions
Previous Experience: Head of Investment Management at QInvest, Executive Director at Goldman Sachs 
Education: Master's degree in Engineering from Politecnico di Milano, MBA with distinction from London Business School
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 6,524 class B shares, of which 4,524 held through pension plan, insurance or similar
Social media: LinkedIn

Magnus Jakobson

Corporate Finance Director
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Employed: 2015
Nationality: Swedish
Born: 1976
Board positions: Chairman of Saltside and Board Director of Kolonial.no
Previous Experience: Executive Director at J.P. Morgan, Board Director of Bayport 2015-2018
Education: BSc in Business Administration and LLM from Stockholm University, LLM from Columbia University
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 9,005 class B shares, of which 6,028 held through pension plan, insurance or similar
Social media: LinkedIn

Mathew Joseph

GRC Director
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Employed: 2014
Nationality: Indian
Born: 1979
Previous Experience: CFO and COO of Metro International's local operations, Internal Auditor at Audit Value International, Auditor at PwC
Education: Certified Public Accountant (Denver, Colorado), Chartered Accountant (India), B.Sc.in Commerce and Economics from University of Mumbai 
Shareholding (including closely affiliated persons): 7,223 class B shares, of which 5,723 held through pension plan, insurance or similar
Social media: LinkedIn

Camilla Andersson

Finance

Linda Andersson

Office Management

Julia Aspnäs

Office Management

Sonia Assasi

Office Management

Karin Blommegård

LUMA

Akhil Chainwala

Investments

Javier Echavarri Fernandez

Investments

Therese Ekström

HR

Rebecka Elming

Legal

Huan Jing Gan

Investments

Tim He

Investments

Fredrik Holmgren

Investments

Mikaela Kramer

Corporate Communications

Anna Lindberger Larsson

Finance

Adrienn Nagy

Office Management

Helene Norberg

Office Management

Ola Nordbye

Investments

Anton Norrman

Finance

Maxine Rior

Investments

Anna Rosén

Finance

Jessica Pedroni Thorell

Investments

Christian Scherrer

Investments

Samuel Sjöström

Finance and Legal

Anders Strandberg

Legal

Sophia Uddén

Finance

Alex Verzariu

Legal

Maria Zackrisson

Office Management