Folksam recruits Group Chief Press Officer

25 August, 2015

Annika Kristersson has been appointed Group Chief Press Officer for Folksam and its subsidiaries. She was most recently employed in the same post at Tele2 Sverige and will be taking up the newly created post at Folksam on 1 September. “I’m very happy to have recruited such a well-qualified person as Annika to lead and….

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Consortium acquires Fortum Distribution AB

13 March, 2015

A consortium consisting of Borealis Infrastructure Management Inc., Third Swedish National Pension Fund (AP3), Folksam with subsidiaries and First Swedish National Pension Fund (AP1) (”The Consortium”) has today signed an agreement to acquire 100 % of the shares of Fortum Distribution AB, Fortum Corporation’s electricity distribution networks in Sweden. – This is a rare investment….

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Year-end report 2014

19 February, 2015

Folksam is growing with increasingly satisfied customers “Folksam along with its subsidiaries showed continued strong economic strength in 2014. We took important steps on our way to a more modern financial institution. We are growing in virtually all areas at the same time as our customer satisfaction surveys show the highest levels ever. In addition,….

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New Public Affairs Manager at Folksam

13 October, 2014

Mojtaba Ghodsi will be the new Public Affairs Manager for Folksam and its subsidiaries. He will be taking up his post immediately after the New Year and was most recently Team Leader for Public Affairs at JKL.

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Pia Marions appointed new CFO of Folksam

25 August, 2014

Pia Marions has been appointed new CFO of Folksam and will be part of Group management. Pia Marions has many years of experience of work in the insurance and finance sector. Her previous employers include Skandia Liv, Länsförsäkringar Liv and Finansinspektionen. She will be taking up her new post at Folksam on 1 January 2015. ….

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New Investor Relations Manager at Folksam

2 June, 2014

Juha Hartomaa will be the new Group Investor Relations Manager at Folksam. Most recently employed as Account Director at Hill+Knowlton Strategies, he will take up his post in the middle of August.

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Jens Henriksson new CEO and President of Folksam

7 May, 2013

The Boards of Directors of Folksam Liv and Folksam Sak today appointed Jens Henriksson to be the new CEO and President of Folksam.

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Folksam calls for resignation of TeliaSonera board

1 February, 2013

In its role as an active TeliaSonera shareholder, Folksam is calling for TeliaSonera’s board to stand down in the light of the company’s business conduct in Uzbekistan. “Folksam maintains a keen interest in what our customers care about, and as a TeliaSonera shareholder we consider it necessary for the board to be replaced in order….

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Folksam recruiting successor to Anders Sundström

16 January, 2013

Anders Sundström will be stepping down as President and CEO of Folksam as soon as a successor has been appointed in the ongoing recruitment process. The nominations committee of Swedbank has put Anders Sundström forward as Chair of the Swedbank AB Board. “Folksam is well placed for a new CEO to continue readying the company….

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Folksam acquires SalusAnsvar from DNB

7 September, 2012

Folksam General has signed an agreement with DNB on acquiring SalusAnsvar AB for around SEK 480 million. “Acquiring SalusAnsvar strengthens our position in the Swedish insurance market,” says Anders Sundström, CEO at Folksam. “SalusAnsvar currently distributes Folksam’s home and vehicle insurance via our subsidiary Svenska Konsumentförsäkringar. By expanding our partnership with salaried employees and academics,….

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