Lagercrantz Group appoints new CFO


Bengt Lejdström has been appointed new CFO at Lagercrantz Group AB. He will take up the position 1 January 2012 at the latest.

Bengt Lejdström is 49 years old and his most recent position was CFO at Intrum Justitia AB, listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm. Prior to that he held the same position at Acando AB. Bengt has broad experience from business controlling, operational management and mergers & acquisitions in many market segments and different-sized businesses, including roles as entrepreneur and management consultant.

Stockholm, 28 September 2011

Lagercrantz Group AB (publ)

For further information, contact:
Jörgen Wigh, President & CEO, Lagercrantz Group AB, telephone +46 8 700 66 70.

This information is disclosed in accordance with the Securities Markets Act, the Financial Instruments Trading Act or according to the agreement with NASDAQ OMX Stockholm Exchange. The information was submitted for publication on 2011-09-28 at 13:30 CET.

  Lagercrantz Group is a technology group in electronics, electrics, communication and adjacent areas. The Group operates in a decentralised mode with value-creating sales in close proximity to its customers and markets and has a leading position in several expansive niches.
  Operations are organised in three divisions. Division Electronics is primarily involved in marketing solutions in wireless industrial communication and embedded systems. Division Mechatronics offers electro-mechanical components and production of cable harnesses, electrical connection, electrical installation material and niche steel products. Division Communications provides solutions in digital image transmission/technical security, design software and access products. Manufacturing companies are the primary customers. Lagercrantz is today represented in eight countries in Northern Europe, and in China.
  The Group has sales of more than MSEK 2,000 and has approximately 700 employees. Lagercrantz is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm Exchange, segment Small Cap. Additional information is available at