Kinnevik AB, a Swedish investment company, has today announced the appointment of Samuel Sjöström as the new Chief Strategy Officer. He is now a new member of Kinnevik’s management team.
As per reports, Samuel Sjöström joined Kinnevik in 2013 and has worked across all of Kinnevik’s functions and teams, most recently as Head of Strategy. In his role as Chief Strategy Officer, he will work closely to Kinnevik’s CEO on the development, monitoring and implementation of Kinnevik’s corporate strategy as it builds on its position as Europe’s leading listed growth investor.
Georgi Ganev, Kinnevik’s CEO, commented: “Samuel has been instrumental to Kinnevik’s transformation over the last years, and has a unique set of insights into our strategies, day-to-day business, values and culture. I look forward to working even closer with him as we continue to build for the future and deliver on our promises to our stakeholders.”
Kinnevik’s ambition is to be Europe’s leading listed growth investor. It backs some of the best digital companies and understands the complex and fast-changing consumer behaviours. Kinnevik believes that investing in sustainable business models and diverse teams will bring the greatest returns for shareholders.