Board of Directors & Management
Pierre Fors, Chairman of the Board
Pierre Fors, born in 1963, board member since 2015, chairman of the board since 2020. Former CEO and CEO of Alcadon Group AB until July 2019. Pierre has a degree from EMI (Executive Management Institute) and was employed at Alcadon between 1993-2019, of which as CEO of Alcadon Group between 2001-2019. Pierre has a background from several positions in the IT and telecom industry, including at Telia.
Other board assignments: Chairman of the board in Paseca AB and Niutech Group AB. Independent in relation to the company’s major shareholders.
Dependent in relation to the company and the executive management.
Jonas Mårtensson, Vice Chairman of the Board
Jonas Mårtensson, born in 1963, member since 2015, chairman of the board between 2016-2019. Employed at Alted AB since 2006, where he is also a co-owner and board member. For 17 years, Jonas has been working for investment banks (SEB Enskilda, Maizels, Westerberg & Co and Nordea) as an adviser in company transfers as well as with capital acquisitions and stock market listings.
Other board assignments: Chairman of the board of OPP Owner AB and board member of DO Intressenter AB, JNM Invest AB, Niutech Group AB and Alted AB. Independent in relation to the company, company management and major shareholders.
Marie Ygge, director
Marie has extensive experience from leading positions in the IT industry, including with Microsoft (2005–2017) and, prior to that, IBM (1985–2005). During these years, Marie has held a number of managerial positions where she has been Swedish Head of sales to the public sector, large enterprises and small- and medium-sized customers. Her most recent role was as Head of Business Development for Public Sector at Microsoft EMEA (2014–2017).
Marie holds a M.Sc. from KTH Royal Institute of Technology. Today, Marie runs her own consultancy business.
Other board assignments: Board member of SOS Alarm AB and TCO Utveckling AB.
Independent in relation to the company, company management and major shareholders.
Lars Engström, director
Lars Engström, born in 1963, holds a M.Sc. from the University of Linköping. Lars has extensive experience from leading positions in leading Swedish industrial companies. Between 2016 and 2019, he was the head of Sandvik’s business segments Mining and Rock Technology (2016–2019) and Mining (2015–2016). Prior to that, he served as the acting CEO and President of BE Group (2014–2015). In addition, Lars was the CEO and President of Munters AB between 2006 and 2014. Prior to 2006, Lars held a number of leading positions within Atlas Copco and Seco Tools.
Other board assignments: Board member of Samhall AB, Normet Group Oy and Boart Longyear Group Ltd. Independent in relation to the company, company management and major shareholders.
Sonny Mirborn, CEO
Sonny Mirborn, born in 1980, holds a M.Sc. in Business Administration and a M.Sc. in Industrial and Financial Economics from the University of Gothenburg. He has also studied at IMD and INSEAD. Most recently, Sonny served as Head of Business Unit at Addtech, where he was responsible for Energy Products, Addtech’s operations related to machine cable accessories, professional lighting and electrical installation products, primarily in Europe. Prior to joining Addtech, Sonny held the position of CEO of the CTM-Lyng Group, a Nordic manufacturer of electrical installation materials focusing on safe/smart home solutions, and of Rutab, a leading operator in cable accessories and electrical installation materials in Sweden and Norway. Sonny’s experience further includes an Investment Manager position at Nordstjernan and a role as Strategy Consultant at Accenture.
Other holdings: 58,258 warrants
Niklas Svensson, Chief Financial Officer
Niklas Svensson, born in 1981, holds a Degree of Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics from the Lund University. His most recent position was as CFO at the NVBS Group. Prior to that, Niklas served as Finance Director at the Sievert Group, part of the German Rothenberger Group. He has also worked in the field of audit, at Deloitte in Stockholm.
Other holdings: 30,354 warrants
Einar Feragen, Chief Executive Officer, Alcadon AS
Einar Feragen has a masters degree in economics and marketing (Master of Science) from BI Norwegian School of Management in Sandvika. He has previously worked with sales and marketing in the IT industry and the defense industry and has since 2020 held the job of sales manager at Alcadon AS with responsibility for sales and sales personnel in Norway. Most recently before Alcadon, Einar worked as sales manager in the export of capital equipment to the paint industry, with main markets in Europe and the USA. He has also held senior positions within the military in both Norway and abroad.
Other holdings: 5,919 warrants
Susanne Stengade, Senior Vice President Central Europe and CEO Alcadon Denmark/Germany
Born 1967. Bachelor’s degree in International Business from Niels Brock’s Handelsakademi in Copenhagen. Susanne has held several senior positions in sales with a focus on fiber optic solutions in companies such as NKT and Draka. In 2003, Susanne founded 6X International, where she has been CEO ever since. At the end of 2019, 6X International founded a subsidiary in Germany, where Susanne is also CEO.
Max Lundsten, Chief Product Officer
Max Lundsten, born in 1975, is a mechanical engineer and has also completed internal technology training programs at Ericsson. Max has been employed by Alcadon since 1999, where his responsibilities have included product and business development related to European Cabling Systems (ECS) and marketing. Before joining Alcadon, Max worked at Ericsson and LBW Elektronik.
Other holdings: 5.451 warrants
Duncan Lindsay, Senior Vice President UK
Duncan has a BA Hons in Business studies and has previously been Group Chief Executive Officer of Networks Centre Ltd, a company he founded in 2005, with operations in the UK and the Netherlands. Prior experience includes leading positions with two fiber optic specialist distributors and managerial positions within the tourism industry.
Other board assignments:
Shareholdings direct and through related parties: 631.477
Other holdings: –
Magnus Larsson, Chief Executive Officer Sweden
Magnus Larsson, born in 1970, has studied Business Administration at the Lund University. His most recent experience is as Head of KAM and Customer Development at Siemens Smart Infrastructure in Sweden. Magnus has held a number of leading sales positions in the Siemens Group, the real estate industry, the construction industry and the media industry. In addition, Magnus has worked as a consultant in sales management and strategy development.
Other holdings: 18,604 warrants