This website uses cookies to improve your browsing experience and the continued use of the webpage indicates your consent to ÅF’s use of these cookies. Find out more about how ÅF uses cookies and how you can manage them here: Read more

Group Management

The Board of Directors has delegated operational responsibility for the administration of the company and the Group to the company’s CEO. The CEO leads operations within the framework laid down by the Board.

The CEO has appointed a Group management team with day-to-day responsibility for various aspects of the Group’s operation. ÅF’s Group management normally meets once a month to discuss matters such as the Group’s financial performance, acquisitions, Group-wide development projects, succession planning and competence development, together with various other strategic issues.

Jonas Gustavsson

President and CEO
+46 10 505 00 00

Employed: 2017
Born: 1967
Education: M.Sc. Engineering, Luleå University of Technology
Professional experience: Business Area Manager Sandvik Machining Solutions 2013 -2017 and Sandvik Materials Technology 2011 -2013. Prior to that, several leading posi ­ tions at Sandvik and Vice Presi ­ dent of Operations at BRP-­Rotax (Austria). Leading positions at Bombardier and ABB.
Holdings in ÅF:* 7500 B shares
2017 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 6,000,000. 2018 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 3,000,000.

Juuso Pajunen

Acting CFO

Employed: 2019 
Born: 1981
Education: M.Sc. (Econ.) Helsinki School of Economics, 2005
Professional experience:CF0 Pöyry 2016-2019, Group Business control, Pöyry 2013-2016
Holdings in ÅF*: 5166 B shares

Emma Claesson

EVP and Head of HR
+46 10 505 20 55

Employed: 2014
Education: MBA, Uppsala University Professional experience: VP HR SSAB EMEA, Director Leader ­ ship & Competence Development SSAB, Management Consultant Accenture.
Holdings in ÅF*: 1862 B shares
2015 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 3,000,000. 2016 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 3,000,000. 2017 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 3,000,000. 2018 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 3,000,000.


Nyamko Sabuni

EVP and Head of Sustainability
+46 10 505 20 85

Employed: 2013
Born: 1969
Education: Law, Uppsala University; Information and Communication, Berghs School of Communication; Migration Policy, Mälardalens University
Professional experience: Minister in Swedish government, Member of Swedish Parliament and its Committee on Industry and Trade, Communications Advisor Geelmyuden Kiese, Project Manager Folksam Social Council.
Holdings in ÅF*: 1240 B shares
2016 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 3,000,000. 2018 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 3,000,000.

Cathrine Sandegren

EVP and Head of Communications and Brand
+46 70 292 68 26

Employed: 2016
Born: 1977
Education: Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, Copenhagen Business School
Professional experience: Head of Corporate, IR and Internal Communication ÅF, Corporate Communication Manager,  SAS
Holdings in ÅF: 50 B shares
2018 Staff Convertible Programme: nominal amount SEK 300,000

Malin Frenning

EVP and Head of Infrastructure Division
+46 10 505 38 29

Employed: 2019
Born: 1967
Education: Mechanical Engineering  education. Luleå University of Technology 
Professional experience: CEO County Council of Stockholm 2016-2019. CEO Telia Sverige and EVP TeliaSonera Region Sweden 2014-2015. President for Business Area Broadband, TeliaSonera Group 2011-2014.

Robert Larsson

EVP and Head of Division Industrial & Digital Solutions
+46 10 505 54 43

Employed: 2018
Born: 1967
Education: M.Sc. Engineering
Professional experience: Several leading positions in ABB, latest Lead Division Manager, Robotics & Motion Scandinavia. 
Holdings in ÅF*: 4000 B shares

Nicholas Oksanen

EVP and Head of Division Process Industries

Employed: Joyned Pöyry 1993 
Education: M.Sc. Paper Technology and Economics, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland 1993
Professional experience: Pöyry, President, Business Unit Pulp and Paper 2009-2019, Pöyry, various leading positions within Pulp and Paper 1997-2009, Jaakko Pöyry Deutschland GmbH, Process Engineer 1995-1997, Pöyry, Paper Technology Division, Process Engineer 1993

Richard Pinnock

EVP and Head of Division Energy

Employed: Joyned Pöyry 1997 
Born: 1962
Education: B.Comm. (Hons), University of South Africa, South Africa, 1991,
B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, 1983,  LPSF Executive Programme, Harvard Business School, USA, 2002
Professional experience: President, Energy Business Group and Executive Vice President at Pöyry. Joined Pöyry in 1997. Before that, experience from working at Eskom in South Africa and at UCI International, Germany.


Martin à Porta

EVP and Head of Division Management Consulting

Employed:  2015 (Pöyry)
Education: MSc. Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland 1996 
Professional experience: President and CEO Pöyry 2015-2019, Siemens Building Technologies Europe, CEO 2012-2015, Siemens WLL, CEO, Qatar 2010-2012, Siemens Building Technologies International Group HQ, various executive leadership positions 2005-2010, Siemens Building Technologies Ltd., various strategy and M&A, business development and project management positions 2001-2004, AG, Managing Director & Co-owner, Switzerland / US 2000-2001, Electrowatt Engineering Ltd., various engineering & project management positions 1996-2000

*incl closely related persons