Christer Gardell

Vice-Chairman of the Board

Vice-Chairman of the Board starting December 31, 2013. Member of the Board since 2006. Member of the Board's Remuneration and HR Committee.
Independent of the company and not independent of significant shareholder.
Swedish citizen.
M.Sc. (Business Administration and Economics)

Main occupation: CEO
Christer co-founded Cevian Capital in 2002 and has since worked as a Managing Partner in the company. From 1996 to 2001, he was the Chief Executive Officer of AB Custos, the Swedish investment company. Prior to joining AB Custos, he had been a partner of Nordic Capital and McKinsey & Company. Gardell lives in Stockholm, Sweden.

Board member:
Vesuvius PLC

Relevant past positions of trust:
Cookson Group, Member of the Board, 2012–2012
Tieto Oyj, Member of the Board, 2010–2012
Skandia AB, Member of the Board, 2005–2006
Lindex AB, Member and Chairman of the Board, 2004–2007

Born: 1960