Collector’s new CEO Liza Nyberg and new CFO Maria Lykken Ljungdahl in place

Gothenburg, Sweden – Collector AB (publ) (Nasdaq Stockholm: COLL). As previously announced, Liza Nyberg will begin her position as CEO of Collector as of today, 1 September. Maria Lykken Ljungdahl will begin her position as CFO on the same day.

 In conjunction with Liza taking over as CEO, Acting CEO Lena Apler will return to her role as Chairman of the Board of Collector, and Chairman Erik Selin to Vice Chairman.

Maria Lykken Ljungdahl will replace Pia-Lena Olofsson as CFO, who will remain until mid-October including contribute to the third quarter financial reporting.

For further information, please contact:
Lena Apler, Founder & Chairman of the Board, Collector, phone +46 70-525 65 80,  e-mail
Liza Nyberg, CEO, Collector, phone +46 739-10 00 00, e-mail at

This information is such information that Collector AB is obliged to publish under the EU Market Abuse Regulation and the Securities Market Act. The information was issued for publication by the above contact persons on 1 September 2017 at 08.15 a.m. CET. Stock exchange: Ticker symbol COLL.


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Collector is a leading digital niche bank that develops financial solutions for private and corporate customers. For the private market, we offer savings and loans, invoicing and installment, credit card services and financial apps. The corporate segment encompasses payment solutions for e-commerce and retail, factoring and corporate lending, real estate credits and assignment debt collection. With an annual organic revenue growth of 30 % since 2005, we have the persistence, courage and experience required to believe in ideas and help get them off the ground. The Group consists of the parent company Collector AB (publ), the wholly owned subsidiary Collector Bank AB, where the main operations are conducted, Colligent Inkasso AB and Colligent Inkasso AS, offering assignment operations and debt collection, and Collector Ventures, which invests in FinTech. The company has offices in Gothenburg (head office), Stockholm, Helsinki and Oslo. Collector is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.