Senior executives

Management team

Peter Hofvenstam

CEO and responsible for Listed holdings. Employed by Nordstjernan since 1999. Member of the management team.

Education: MSc Economics.
Born: 1965.
Board assignments: Chairman of Nordstjernan Kredit AB. Member of the Board of Rosti Group AB and Swedol AB.

Peter was previously a partner at E. Öhman J:or Fondkommission AB and was active in corporate finance. Prior to that, Peter worked as Finance director and a member of Group management at AB Aritmos and as an Analyst at Proventus AB.

Marion Bernhardsson

Chief Financial Officer. Employed by Nordstjernan since 2012. Member of the management team.

Education: MSc Economics.
Born: 1962.

Marion previously served as Senior Associate, Corporate Accounting, at Investor AB.

Thomas Naess

Senior Investment Manager and responsible for Credit investments. Employed by Nordstjernan since 2015. Member of the management team.

Education: MSc Economics.
Born: 1972.

Thomas was previously a Partner with Goldbridge Capital Partners in London. Prior to that, he worked for eight years at BlueBay Asset Management in London and seven years at Deutsche Bank, first in New York and then in London from 2000.

Khashayar Nikavar

Senior Investment Manager and responsible for Unlisted holdings. Employed by Nordstjernan since 2013.  Member of the management team. 

Education: MSc Engineering, BSc Economics.
Board assignments: Chairman of Rosti Group AB. Member of the Board of Salcomp Holding AB.

Khashayar previously served as Junior Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company in Stockholm.

Other senior executives

Tomas Billing

Senior Advisor.

Education: MSc Economics and Business.
Born: 1963.
Board assignments: Chairman of NCC AB and Röko AB. Member of the Board of Etac AB, BiJaKaAB, Centre for Justice (Centrum för rättvisa) and the Parkinson Research Foundation.

Tomas previously served as CEO of Nordstjernan 1999-2019. Prior to that, Tomas was CEO of the listed property company Hufvudstaden AB.

Carl Engström

Senior Investment Manager. Employed by Nordstjernan since 2008.

Education: MSc Economics and Engineering.
Board assignments: Member of the Board of Bonava AB.

Carl previously served as a Management Consultant at Bain & Company.

Nora F.Larssen

Senior Investment Manager. Employed by Nordstjernan since 2008.

Education: MSc Economics and MBA.
Board assignments: Chairman of Etac AB and Emma S. AB. Member of the Board of Ekornes ASA and Nobia AB.

Nora previously served as Product Line Manager at Electrolux AB. Prior to that, she was a Partner with McKinsey & Co, where she worked for 12 years.

Mats Heiman

Senior Investment Manager. Employed by Nordstjernan since 2005.

Education: MSc Engineering, BSc Economics.
Board assignments: Chairman of Navos Capital AB and the Parkinson Research Foundation. Member of the Board of HALEWELL Ltd, LLENTAB AB, Rosti Automotive AB, Rosti Group AB and Shape Technologies Group.

Mats previously served as a Management Consultant at Booz Allen & Hamilton. Prior to that, he worked for 13 years in various positions at Alfa Laval, including Vice President of the Food Engineering business area and President of the Flow Equipment business area.

Angela Langemar Olsson

Senior Investment Manager. Employed by Nordstjernan since 2000.

Education: MSc Economics.
Board assignments: Chairman of WinGroup AG. Member of the Board of NCC AB.

Angela previously served as Group Controller at the listed property company Hufvudstaden AB. Prior to that, Angela worked as Assistant Controller at Swedish Match AB.

Tobias Lönnevall

Senior Investment Manager. Employed by Nordstjernan since 2009

Education: MSc Economics.
Board assignments: Member of the Board of Attendo AB and Ramirent Plc.

Tobias previously served as CFO at the asset management firm Landic Property. Prior to that he worked at Accenture Management Consulting.