Press releaseFebruary 14 2020

The Nomination Committee proposes Fredrik Wirdenius and Jonas Olavi to Kungsleden's Board of Directors

The nomination committee in Kungsleden proposes the election of Fredrik Wirdenius and Jonas Olavi to the Kungsleden Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting on April 23. For re-election, Charlotte Axelsson (Chairman), Ingalill Berglund, Jonas Bjuggren, Charlotta Wikström and Christer Nilsson are proposed. Ulf Nilsson has declined re-election.

Fredrik Wirdenius was born in 1961 and has been the CEO of Vasakronan AB (publ) during 2008-2019. He has more than 30 years' experience from the Swedish and international real estate market. Prior to Vasakronan, Wirdenius was employed by the Skanska Group where he held several leading positions. He is a board member of Scandic Hotels Group AB as well as POP House Fastigheter AB.

Jonas Olavi was born in 1967 and is currently Head of Asset Allocation at Alfred Berg Kapitalförvaltning AB as well as stock exchange columnist for Aktiespararen. He has previously worked as Chief Equity Strategist at Nordea, CEO and Fund Manager at Michael Östlund & Company Fonder AB and Delphi Fonder AB. Jonas has had numerous senior positions within financial companies.

The Members of the Nomination Committee have been Göran Larsson (Chairman of the Nomination Committee and nominated by Gösta Welandson and companies, and also), Niklas Johansson (nominated by Handelsbanken Fonder), Charlotte Axelsson (Chairman of the Board) and Jonas Broman (nominated by Olle Florén and companies).

The Nomination Committee's full proposal for resolutions at the AGM 2020, further information about the proposed members of the Board and a statement of the work of the Nomination Committee will be submitted at the latest when notice of the AGM is published.

For more information, please contact:

Göran Larsson, Chairman of the Nomination Committee | +46 (0) 706 33 85 90 |
Anna Trane, Head of Corporate Communications, Kungsleden | +46 (0)708 84 74 69 |


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