Key Services Offered:
Business support and development.
Core Experience of Principal:
Senior Executive, CFO, Managing Director, President, CEO and Chairman of the Board during 35 years in SME companies - with operations in Scandinavia, South America, North America, the Far East, Eastern Europe and the European Union - ranging in size from 20 to 2000 employees. Made turn around of Swedish company turning it into a USD 20 million highly profitable organization. Started and developed U.S company from start up to a highly profitable USD 35 million company with 165 employees in less than 3 years.Developed a retail chain in key areas throughout the U.S. Successful development of franchise chains, top management level negotiations with Fortune 500 companies. Wide general corporate experience spanning all business areas from senior management, finance, Human Relations, marketing, administration, sales & distribution. Key strength in organization development, HR, system implementation and strategic planning. Extensive experience of development of advanced corporate communication, manuals and other material in Swedish and English.
Internationally experienced senior executive with broad based and extensive management experience - Sound academic and professional qualifications - Record of success in developing national and international business - Strategic thinker with strength in business development, operations and marketing - Strength in hands on day to day operations including business development, marketing, finance & project management.
Accreditations & Qualifications:
Graduate Advanced Business & Finance, 1974, Sweden
Graduate Swedish Banking Association, Bank Management, 1976 Best
Corporate performance award, the In Wear Group several times.
Accredited Associate, Institute for
Independent Business (AInstIB).
Industry Sectors worked in:
Banking, fashion, health products & food supplements, general consulting, personal & corporate coaching, franchising, tourism and international export and trade development within numerous industries including areas like wood, cars, batteries, trucks and buses, security products, IT, assistive technology products and international insurance.
Fluent in Swedish, English and Danish. Working knowledge of German. Personal: - Lived in the New York area during 12 years and in Slovenia during 3 years - Citizen of Sweden and Slovenia, U.S Green card