Board of Directors
Mr Thomas Hedberg, Chairman of the Board
Co-founder and Executive Director of CellMark. Thomas is currently Chairman of Hills Golf AB and Hills Villastad, a property project owned by Hills Golf AB and Veidekke AB, board member of Svenska Mässans Trust, Stadshus AB and Demokraterna.
Additionally, Thomas is a member of the Västra Götaland Region Council and deputy member of the Gothenburg Council.
Previous roles include directorships of Basic Chemicals Solutions LLC, Crossroads AB, Atlantica AB, Belgfast AB and Benefast AB.
Mr Henrik Forsberg Schoultz, Non-Executive Director
CEO at Ernström & C:o. At Ernström & C:o Henrik was earlier responsible for the investment organization and currently he represents Ernström on the boards of Stampen Media, 24Storage, and Wint.
Prior to Ernström & C:o, Henrik was an investment professional at Nordstjernan, family owned investment company, where he was co-responsible for Etac Group and Bygghemma Group. Henrik has also worked at McKinsey & Company where he supported numerous different (+20) clients with strategic topics.
Henrik holds a MSc degree in Engineering.
Mrs Anna Borg, Non-executive Director
CFO at Vattenfall. Anna has over the years had several senior positions at Vattenfall within Business Development, Strategic Planning and Marketing & Sales for the Nordic and European regions, Senior Vice President Nordic at Klarna and has extensive board and executive experience.
Anna is presently board member of Gunnebo Group. Former member of Ellevio, Stena Renewables, Nordic Funding Kameo, Vattenfall Europe Sales Gmbh, Vattenfall Power Management AB, Vattenfall OY, Forsmarks Kraftgrupp AB, Vattenfall Inlandskraft AB, and Vattenfall A/S.
Mr Staffan Ingeborn, Non-Executive Director
Managing Partner of InnovationsKapital (Innkap), which he founded in 1994. InnovationsKapital is an independent Nordic early stage venture firm, with capital provided by highly reputable Swedish and international investors.
Other assignments; Chairman of Ernström & C:o and Microdata, Board member of Apptus, GP Bullhound, Oxeon, Paxport and REAC
Prior to founding InnKap, Staffan was a management consultant and private investor specializing in rationalizing and restructuring companies and leading ‘turnarounds’ as ‘Chairman-for-hire’. His early career also includes positions such as CEO of Frico AB (leading the IPO of the company).
Mrs Sara Murray OBE, Non-executive Director
Serial technology entrepreneur, having founded Ninah Consulting and Inspop, which owns the brand Confused.com, an insurance comparison site. Sara developed and runs Buddi, the first wearable-as-a-service company and is member of the British Government’s Technology Strategy Board and Seedcamp.
Sarah is an Entrepreneur of the Year winner, governing board member of Innovate UK and a Non-Executive Director (NED) of Schering Healthcare, a NED of Boohoo.com plc, sits on the Council of Imperial College London, was a finalist in the Blackberry Awards for Women in Technology and a finalist in the Real Business First Woman Awards.
She was awarded Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Queen’s Jubilee Birthday Honours 2012.
Vic Rice, Executive Director
Senior Vice President, CellMark.
Vic Rice is a graduate of Santa Clara University with a degree in International Marketing and Management. As a founding partner of Pacific Forest Resources Inc., acquired by CellMark in 1989, Vic has 40 year’s experience in the marketing and management of recyclable commodities.
Christer Simrén, Executive Director
President and CEO, CellMark. Christer has extensive Board and Executive experience and has served as Member of Kinnevik Group Management, Executive Advisor for Accent Equity Partners, as COO and EVP at BillerudKorsnäs AB, as President and CEO at Korsnäs AB, as President and CEO at Nordic Paper Bäckhammar AB and as MD and Founder of Mediabricks AB.
Christer holds a PhD, i.e Dr Sc Industrial Management & Economics and a Master of Science in Business, Accounting and Finance and a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.