Professional and Educational Background
Swedish citizen, born 1954. Member of the board since 2010. Lars O Grönstedt holds a BA in languages and literature from Stockholm University, and an MBA from Stockholm School of Economics. Mr. Grönstedt spent most of his professional life at Handelsbanken. He was CEO of the bank 2001–2006, and Chairman 2006–2008. Today he is, among other things, senior advisor to Nord Stream, chairman of Scypho, East Capital Explorer and Vostok Emerging Finance Ltd, vice chairman of the Swedish National Debt Office, speaker of the elected body of representatives of Trygg Foundation, and sits on the boards of the IT company Pro4U, and the Institute of International Economics at Stockholm University.