Acando announces executive leadership team

    20 February 2019

    For more information please contact:
    Carl-Magnus Månsson, President & CEO Acando, +46 70 5567127



    Acando today announces its executive team that will report to current Chief Executive Officer Carl-Magnus Månsson.

    “We are at a point in time where technology truly makes a difference in our everyday life as well as opens up new possibilities for efficiencies and innovation. To fully leverage our position in creating transformational power for our clients by combining technology driven opportunities with understanding of human behavior we are making some new appointments to our executive leadership team. I look forward to working with these outstanding leaders to accelerate our financial performance and the value we create for both customers and employees”. – says Carl-Magnus Månsson, CEO of Acando Group.

    The Acando Group Executive Team consists of the following members with executive appointments as stated below:


    Anneli Lindblom – Executive Vice President and CFO

    Sven Ivar Mörch – Executive Vice President and Market Area and Country Manager Norway

    Guido Ahle – Senior Vice President and Market Area and Country Manager Germany

    Anders Lundgren – Senior Vice President and Head of Market Area Sweden East and Latvia

    John Karnblad – Senior Vice President and Head of Market Area Sweden West/Mid/South and Finland

    Christer Norrman – Senior Vice President and Head of Global Platforms

    Stina Carlsson Reich – Senior Vice President and Head of itch Studios (Acandos Business Design Studios)

    Olof Åkesson – Senior Vice President and Head of Sales and Strategic Programs


    Two appointments for Executive Vice Presidents are made, with the focus to accelerate group wide capabilities for accelerated growth and enabling improved profitability.

    Sven Ivar Mörch, Country Manager Acando Norway and member of the Acando Group Management Team since 2013, has now also been appointed Executive Vice President and deputy CEO of the Acando Group. Sven Ivar will maintain his current Country Manager role in Acando Norway.

    “During Sven Ivar’s tenure Acando Norway has developed into an innovative technology company, both through a shift in services and competence as well as through continued organic growth and relevant acquisitions. With this appointment we will accelerate the same development across the Acando Group.” – says Carl-Magnus Månsson, CEO of Acando Group.

    Anneli Lindblom, CFO Acando Group and member of the Acando Group Management Team since 2012, has now also been appointed Executive Vice President, Country Manager Acando Sweden and deputy CEO of the Acando Group. Anneli will maintain her role as CFO of the Acando Group, with extended responsibility for finance, HR, recruiting, IT and facilities.

    “Anneli will in her extended CFO role continue to seek groupwide synergies and continue to build a business operation platform for accelerated profit improvement. During Anneli’s tenure Acando has implemented a shared service function as well as a control system safeguarding consistency in our financial performance.” – says Carl-Magnus Månsson, CEO of Acando Group.

    About Acando:
    Acando is the consulting company who with equal parts of technical excellence and insight into human behavior - innovates, streamlines and mobilizes organizations for sustainable change. The Group has approximately 2 100 employees allocated over five countries. Acando had sales of more than 2.8 billion SEK in 2018 and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.