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For further information:
Staffan Westlin, Chair, ÅF Nomination Committee +46 70 633 90 54
Ulf Dinkelspiel, Chairman, ÅF AB +46 70 872 51 99
Viktor Svensson, Director, Corporate Information +46 70 657 20 26
The Nomination Committee for ÅF proposes that Ulf Dinkelspiel be re-elected as
Chairman of the Board of Directors of ÅF AB, and that Anders Narvinger, Björn O.
Nilsson, Joakim Rubin, Kristina Schauman, Anders Snell and Lena Treschow Torell
be re-elected as directors of the company. The Nomination Committee proposes
Maud Olofsson and Marika Fredriksson as new directors of ÅF AB.
Dan Olofsson (Danir AB), Johan Glennmo (Danir AB) and Eva-Lotta Kraft have stood
down from re-election.
Further information about
Maud Olofsson and Marika Fredriksson
Maud Olofsson was born in 1955. She has previously been the leader of the
Swedish Centre Party, Sweden's Minister for Enterprise (2006-2011) and Deputy
Prime Minister (2006-2010). Maud Olofsson is a director of LKAB, Creades AB,
Arise Windpower AB and Diös Fastigheter AB. She brings to the board extensive
experience of international relations, industrial policy and energy issues,
together with a large network of contacts. Maud Olofsson holds no shares in ÅF.
Marika Fredriksson, born in 1963, has an MBA from the Hanken School of Economics
in Helsinki, Finland. She has previously held corporate management positions
with Volvo Construction Equipment, Autoliv and Gambro. This background in
important client groups for ÅF, such as the automotive industry, enables Marika
Fredriksson to bring to the board a wealth of positive experiences and some
valuable contacts. Marika Fredriksson holds no shares in ÅF.
The complete proposal of the Nomination Committee will be presented in the
invitation to attend the Annual General Meeting of shareholders in ÅF AB. The
AGM will be held at the company's head office in Solna on Friday 26 April from
14:00 (2 p.m.) onwards.
The ÅF Group is a leader in technical consulting, with expertise founded on more
than a century of experience. We offer highly qualified services and solutions
for industrial processes, infrastructure projects and the development of
products and IT systems. Today the ÅF Group currently has close to 7,000
employees. Our base is in Europe, but our business and our clients are found all
over the world.
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