News Vinge Stockholm recruits external CEO

June 16, 2005

As of 15 August, Bertil Hult will take up the position of CEO of Vinge Stockholm.

By establishing the position of a CEO at the Stockholm office, Vinge is increasing its focus on the operational management and strategic business development. A part of this process has been to recruit a CEO from outside Vinge with a proven track-record of leadership within the professional services sector.

 - The business law market has changed substantially over the past few years and this process of change will continue, says Chairman of the Board of Vinge Stockholm, Bertil Villard. By recruiting an external CEO, Vinge Stockholm is making a strategic investment in order to improve the ability to meet future demands. We are very happy that we have been able to recruit such a strong leader and I am convinced that Bertil Hult will be a great asset to Vinge’s continued development as the leading business law advisor, Bertil Villard continues.

- I am looking forward to working with my new colleagues at Vinge  during a time of exciting challenges, says Bertil Hult. The ambition will be to maintain and strengthen Vinge’s market position over the long term.

During 1992-2004, Bertil Hult (b. 1956) worked for Carnegie. Between 1993-1995 he held the position as CFO. Between 1996-2004 he was Business Area Manager for Asset Management & Private Banking and a member of the group management team.

Partners Olof Jisland and Peter Oscarsson will continue to head up the Gothenburg and Skåne offices

For further information please contact Bertil Villard, phone no +46 8 614 3103, +46 70 714 3103, email bertil.villard@vinge.se.

 

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