Pernilla Walfridsson appointed new CFO of Nobina
Nobina has appointed Pernilla Walfridsson as new CFO of Nobina AB and member of Group management. Pernilla will succeed Per Skärgård, who will retire on 31 October 2019 following 15 years as CFO of Nobina.
Pernilla will take up employment at Nobina not later than 1 September and will assume her new role on 1 October. She will report to President and CEO Magnus Rosén. Pernilla is 46 years old, holds an MBA from Linnaeus University and most recently held the role of CFO of Byggmax Group AB.
“I am delighted to welcome Pernilla Walfridsson as CFO of Nobina. Pernilla has a strong financial and industrial background and will play a key role in the continued development of Nobina and the exciting public transport market in the Nordic region,” says Magnus Rosén, President and CEO of Nobina.
In conjunction with Pernilla Walfridsson assuming the role, current CFO Per Skärgård will retire. Per will continue as CFO until Pernilla has taken office to ensure a stable and secure transition.
“Per Skärgård has been a great asset and played a crucial role in Nobina’s listing on the stock exchange and its development into a market leader in the Nordic public transport market today. After 15 years as CFO, I would now like to express my gratitude to Per and wish him the very best for the future,” says Magnus Rosén, President and CEO of Nobina.
For further information, please contact:
Mattias Gelinder, Head of IR, +46 72 967 02 61
David Erixon, Head of Communications, +46 72 967 02 84
Nobina is the largest and most experienced public bus transport service provider in the Nordic region. The company’s expertise in prospecting, tendering and active management of public bus transport contracts in combination with long-term delivery quality makes Nobina the industry leader in terms of profitability, development and initiatives that promote a healthier industry. Every day, Nobina ensures that close to one million people arrive at work, school or other activities by delivering contracted public bus transport services in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark. In addition, Nobina offers special public transport services under the brand Samtrans in the Swedish market. The company has sales exceeding SEK 10 billion (2018/19), 11,000 employees and is headquartered in Solna, Stockholm. For more information, see Nobina’s website: www.nobina.com.