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 an innovative, digital, niche bank that offers financing solutions to private and corporate customers. Since 2005, Collector has had annual organic revenue growth of 30% and profit growth (EAT) of 55%. Operations are comprised of the Retail and Corporate segments. Within the Retail segment, the Company is engaged in lending to private individuals, invoice and payments by installments to e-commerce and retail companies, credit card services and deposits. The Corporate segment includes factoring and company credits directed mainly at small and medium-sized enterprises, property finance, debt collection on behalf of clients (assignment debt collection) and the acquisition of portfolios of overdue receivables. The Company has offices in Gothenburg (the head office), Stockholm, Helsinki and Oslo. The Group is comprised of the Parent Company, Collector AB (publ); the wholly-owned subsidiary, Collector Bank AB, in which the main operations are conducted; and Colligent Inkasso AB Colligent Inkasso AS, which are active in commissioned services and debt collection. Collector is listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm Large Cap list.