Maria Sandell new Head of Sustainability at Kungsleden

Kungsleden AB (publ) increases its focus on sustainability by gathering the responsibility for all sustainability issues under the new role Head of Sustainability.

Environmental issues have for a long period of time been a priority within Kungsleden with several successful projects being completed under the supervision of the Head of Environment, Maria Sandell. As a part of being a long-term and active property owner focus on sustainability has been improved. Therefore, Maria Sandell has been appointed as Head of Sustainability with the overall responsibility for environment, social responsibility, business ethics, diversity, as well as health and safety.

“I am both glad and enthusiastic to have been given the responsibility for these issues, which are of great importance for Kungsleden and society as a whole. I look forward to developing our sustainability work together with my colleagues at Kungsleden and thereby further strengthening our offering to our customers”, says Maria Sandell.

“Giving Maria the full responsibility for our sustainability efforts allows us to increase focus on these issues. We shall be at the forefront and a good speaking partner to our customers, in terms of environment, social responsibility, business ethics, diversity and health & safety. These areas affect the entire society and therefore it is particularly important that we as a long-term property owner adopt a holistic approach”, says Ylva Sarby Westman, Deputy CEO and CIO at Kungsleden.

For more information, please contact:

Ylva Sarby Westman, Deputy CEO and CIO, Kungsleden | +46 8 503 052 27 |
Biljana Pehrsson, CEO, Kungsleden | +46 8 503 052 04 |

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The information was provided for public release on 17 November 2015 at 7:00 a.m.

Kungsleden’s business concept is to own, manage and improve commercial properties in growth regions in Sweden and to deliver attractive total returns. Kungsleden’s strategies to create value are based on meeting the premises requirements of customers by managing, improving and developing properties and planning consents and by optimising the company’s property portfolio. Kungsleden has been quoted on NASDAQ Stockholm since 1999.


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Kungsleden is a property company operating in Sweden and listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. We focus on owning, actively managing, improving and developing commercial properties long-term in the office, industry/warehouse and retail segments, in chosen growth regions such as Greater Stockholm, Greater Gothenburg, the Mälar Valley and southwestern Sweden. We offer appealing and functional premises in the right locations at the right price. Clustering our properties, ensuring a good local knowledge and being close to our customers allows us to quickly offer new solutions when our customers’ needs change.