November 28 2011
Aditro, a leading Nordic provider of HR and finance solutions, today announced that Johan Berg is appointed new CEO of the company. Mr Berg has a long experience from the IT sector, with several executive positions for international companies, including IBS, Boss Media and Lawson Software. Mr Berg will join the company on January 16.
In conjunction, the present CEO, Mats Winkler, will leave the company. Mr Winkler has been with Aditro for more than six years.
"Mats has done a fantastic job developing the different businesses within Aditro through some challenging years. He has been instrumental in re-focusing Aditro on its core offerings, and in lifting operational performance across the company. Aditro has under Mats' stewardship become a very well run company", commented Åke Plyhm, Chairman of Aditro.
"When the company now go into a new phase, with a stronger focus on top-line growth, we believe Johan's experience can be of great value for Aditro going forward", Åke Plyhm concluded.
For more information, please contact:
Åke Plyhm, Chairman
Phone: +46 (0)70 565 86 31
Aditro is a leading Nordic provider of solutions for human resource and financial management. The company improves its customers' competitiveness by providing IT solutions and services, consulting, and outsourcing services. Aditro places great emphasis on its values: a forward looking approach, strong dedication and a human touch. Aditro, which has been operating for over 45 years, helps 12,000 customers in both the private and public sectors. The company employs over 1,500 experts in Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Estonia - with a turnover of SEK 1.6 billion (MEUR 167/2010). www.aditro.com
Nordic Capital private equity funds have invested in mid-market companies primarily in the Nordic region since 1989. Through committed ownership and by targeting strategic development and operational improvements, Nordic Capital enables value creation in its investments. The Nordic Capital Funds invest in companies in northern Europe and in selected investment opportunities internationally. The most recent fund is Nordic Capital Fund VIII with EUR 3.5 billion in committed capital, principally provided by international institutional investors such as pension funds. The Nordic Capital Funds are based in Jersey, Channel Islands, and are advised by the NC Advisory entities in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Germany and the UK. For further information about Nordic Capital please see www.nordiccapital.com