New CEO for DataVis

The Board of DataVis has today appointed Johan Örtenblad as the company's new president and CEO. He will join the company from the position of CEO of Systemintegration SIMECO Norden AB.
Chairman, Kent Hertzell, comments: "Johan Örtenblad's sound experience from the information technology sector will significantly strengthen management capacity at DataVis. We have chosen Johan because we believe that he has the background and the qualifications that are needed for the continued strong development of DataVis."
Ratos invested SEK 250m in DataVis spring 2000. Ratos´s holding in the Swedish IT-consultancy group amounts to 48 per cent.

For additional information, please contact:

Kent Hertzell,
Chairman of DataVis
Mobile: +46 705 434 896

Johan Örtenblad,
CEO of DataVis
Mobile: +46 705 755 077

Anna-Karin Celsing,
Head of Corporate Communications of Ratos
Mobile: +46 70 399 62 39 (Swedish only)