Biljana Pehrsson takes office as CEO of Castellum AB
The Board of Directors of Castellum has appointed Biljana Pehrsson as President and CEO of Castellum AB. She will take office today, 8 December. In addition, Ylva Sarby Westman has been appointed Deputy CEO and CFO of Castellum.
Biljana Pehrsson comes most recently from her position as CEO of Kungsleden, which she has held since 2013.
“It is gratifying to see the acquisition of Kungsleden now entering the next phase. Together, we are creating a player of significant size in an industry, where size in combination with sustainable and innovative service development is playing an increasingly important role. I welcome Biljana and Ylva and look forward to develop growth, sustainability and profitability together,” says Rutger Arnhult, Chairman of the Board of Castellum AB.
“I look forward to leading the Nordic region’s largest listed commercial property company with a focus on sustainable growth. The size, financial strength and combined industry experience of our joint company provide us with a boost to our competitiveness, for the benefit of our customers, employees, shareholders and creditors,” says Biljana Pehrsson, the new CEO of Castellum.
Ylva Sarby Westman comes most recently from her position as Deputy CEO and CFO at Kungsleden, and has held various executive positions at Kungsleden since 2009. Ylva Sarby Westman starts her new position on 8 December.
For more information please contact:
Rutger Arnhult, Chairman of the Board, Castellum AB, firstname.lastname@example.org
Biljana Pehrsson, CEO, Castellum AB, +46 8-503 052 04
This disclosure contains information that Castellum is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation (EU nr 596/2014). The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person, on 08-12-2021 08:00 CET.
Castellum is one of the largest listed property companies in the Nordic region that develops flexible workplaces and smart logistics solutions. As of 19 November 2021, the property value totalled approximately SEK 148 billion, based on an ownership of all shares in Kungsleden. We are active in attractive Swedish growth regions as well as in Copenhagen and the Helsinki area. Through Castellum’s associated company, Entra ASA, the company is also exposed to the Norwegian commercial property market. One of our sustainability goals is to become entirely climate neutral by 2030 at the latest. Castellum is the only Nordic property and construction company elected to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). The Castellum share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm Large Cap.