Kristina was until recently the CEO of Addlife AB, a position she has had since the spin-off from Addtech AB, where she was the CFO. Worth mentioning among previous assignments are company controller at Ericsson AB, CFO at Netwise, and CFO at Frontec. Other Board assignments include Mölnlycke and Addnode.
”We welcome Kristina Willgård as a new member in our Board. Kristina has a relevant background that fits well with Ernströmgruppens business philosophy. Ernströmgruppens groundwork with focus on the decentralized leadership with local ownership in each subsidiary, industrial logic in combination with Ernströmgruppens support functions plays well with how Kristina has worked with and gotten Addlife to grow considerably during the last years” says Michael Olsson, chairman of the board at Ernströmgruppen.
The addition of Kristina to the Board gives Ernströmgruppen a good foundation for continued focus on sustainable profitability growth and our vision to build strong, independent business areas.
The appointment of Kristina as a new member is also an important step towards our long-term goal of an equal board and management. Ernströmgruppens Board today consists of chairman Michael Olsson and members Kristina Willgård, Jonas Brogårdh, Eva Nilsagård, Lisa Emelia Svensson, a representative from Ernströmgruppens owner Neudi & Co through Henrik Forsberg Schoultz and the owners’ family representatives Fabian Hielte and Victor Hielte.