Susanne Persson new business unit manager for JM Residential Sweden

Susanne Persson will succeed Sören Bergström as head of the JM Residential Sweden business unit in JM’s Executive Management.

Susanne Persson will take over as head of the JM Residential Sweden business unit on January 1, 2018. Over the past four years, Susanne has successfully served as the regional manager for JM’s operations in southern Sweden. Susanne has extensive and widespread experience from the building and real estate industry, most recently from a similar position at PEAB. Prior to that she worked at Skanska. 

Susanne will succeed Sören Bergström, who will retire at the end of 2018 after working almost 30 years at JM in various prominent positions, most recently as head of the JM Residential Sweden business unit. Sören will remain in JM’s Executive Management as the Director of Purchasing.  

“I am truly pleased that we found someone as competent as Susanne to succeed one of the Group’s most qualified managers. Sören Bergström has had a big hand in terms of what JM is today. I feel very good about the handover,” says Johan Skoglund, President and CEO. 

For additional information, please contact:
Johan Skoglund, President and CEO, +46 (0)8 782 87 00
Sepideh Imani, Head of Communication and Analysis, +46 (0)8 782 14 29

This information is information that JM AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 09:00 CET on 2017-10-19.

JM is one of the leading developers of housing and residential areas in the Nordic region. Operations focus on new production of homes in attractive locations, with emphasis on expanding metropolitan areas and university towns in Sweden, Norway and Finland. We are also involved in project development of commercial premises and contract work, primarily in the Greater Stockholm area. JM should promote long-term sustainability work in all of its operations. Annual sales total approximately SEK 17 billion and the company has about 2,500 employees. JM is a public limited company listed on NASDAQ Stockholm, in the Large Cap segment. More information is available at