Executive Management Team

Magnus Groth (photo)

Magnus Groth (1963)

President and CEO

MBA and MSc ME

Employed since: 2011

Class B shares: 34,000

Fredrik Rystedt (photo)

Fredrik Rystedt (1963)

CFO and Executive Vice President

Head of Group Function Finance

MSc Econ.

Employed since: 2014

Class B shares: 13,200

Joséphine Edwall-Björklund (photo)

Joséphine Edwall Björklund (1964)

Senior Vice President, Group Function Communications

BSc in Communications

Employed since: 2012

Class B shares: 6,400

Pablo Fuentes (photo)

Pablo Fuentes (1973)

President, Latin America

MSc Econ, MBA

Employed since: 2006

Essity ADR: 2,707

Class B shares: 9,448

Donato Giorgio (photo)

Donato Giorgio (1973)

President, Global Hygiene Supply Tissue

MSc Eng.

Employed since: 2009

Class B shares: 3,672

Ulrika Kolsrud (photo)

Ulrika Kolsrud (1970)

President, Global Hygiene Supply Personal Care

MSc Eng.

Employed since: 1995

Class B shares: 3,653

Margareta Lehmann (photo)

Margareta Lehmann (1958)

President, Health and Medical Solutions

MSc Econ.

Employed since: 1983

Class B shares: 12,414

Don Lewis (photo)

Don Lewis (1961)

President, Professional Hygiene

MSc Econ.

Employed since: 2002

Essity ADR: 18,746

Mikael Schmidt (photo)

Mikael Schmidt (1960)

Senior Vice President, Group Function Legal Affairs, General Counsel and Secretary of the Board

Master of Laws

Employed since: 1992

Class B shares: 19,000

Georg Schmundt-Thomas (photo)

Georg Schmundt-Thomas (1962)

President, Global Hygiene Category


Employed since: 2016

Class B shares: 1,300

Robert Sjöström (photo)

Robert Sjöström (1964)

Senior Vice President, Group Function Strategy and Business Development, Global Business Services and IT

MSc Econ, MBA

Employed since: 2009

Class B shares: 16,000

Kersti Strandqvist (photo)

Kersti Strandqvist (1963)

Senior Vice President, Group Function Sustainability and Public Affairs

MSc Chem., Tech Lic.

Employed since: 1997

Class B shares: 14,147

Anna Sävinger Åslund (photo)

Anna Sävinger Åslund (1969)

Senior Vice President, Group Function Human Resources

HR Management Degree

Employed since: 2001

Class B shares: 3,275

Volker Zöller (photo)

Volker Zöller (1967)

President, Consumer Goods


Employed since: 1994

Class B shares: 5,650

Information regarding individuals’ own and related parties’ shareholdings pertains to the situation on December 31, 2017.