Board of directors and management

Awardit is run by an internal management team with members from different parts of the Group.

Management

Niklas Lundqvist (1970)

CEO & Founder

Chairperson of

  • Awardit CLS AB
  • Awardit Market2member AB
  • Awardit Motivation Service AB
  • Retain 24 Sverige AB
  • Rewardit AB
  • Sponsorhuset AB
  • Zappa Events AB

Board member of

  • Awardit AB
  • Plus Sortiment AB
  • Vatone AB

Education

  • Jur kand och LLM, Uppsala Universitet and Maastricht University
  • Economy Handelshögskolan Göteborg, Uppsala Universitet

Professional experience
Magnusson Wahlin Advokatbyrå

Main occupation
CEO and founder, Awardit AB

Total number of shares held
1 111 550 shares

Henrik Olander (1972)

COO

Chairman of the Board in

  • Olander & Sjöstrand försäljnings Aktiebolag

Board member of

  • Awardit CLS AB
  • Awardit Market2member AB
  • Awardit Motivation Service AB
  • Rewardit AB
  • Retain 24 Sverige AB
  • Sponsorhuset AB
  • Zappa Events AB
  • Bjarnason Medical Konsult AB
  • House of Cash AB
  • Gamlestaden Förvaltning AB
  • Fläkt Marine AB
  • Powabyke Sverige AB

Education
Bachelor of Business Administration, Göteborgs Universitet and Erasmus Universiteit
Executive MBA, Copenhagen Business School

Professional experience
Nordic Sales Director, LEGO Group
Nordic Marketing Manager, Black&Decker
CEO, Out of Home AB

Professional experience
CEO, Awardit AB and CEO, Awardit CLS AB.

Total number of shares held
125 910 shares

Rickard Jidéus (1981)

Group CFO, employee in 2013

Education
Jönköping International Business School

Professional experience
COO, Crossroads Loyalty Solutions AB
Key Account, Crossroads Loyalty Solutions AB
Venture Analyst, SEB Venture Capital

Total number of shares held
0 shares

Johan Hagman (1975)

Sales Manager B2B, employee since 2001

Education
Master of Statistics and Master of Investigation Sociology, Stockholms Universitet

Professional experience
Previously working as an investigator / statistician at the Swedish National Arts Council and FS.

Total number of shares held
339 612 shares

Anna Törner (1991)

Sales manager B2C, employee since 2015

Education
MBA, Umeå Universitet

Professional experience
Key Account Manager, Crossroads Loyalty Solutions

Total number of shares held
1 795 shares

Anders Svanberg (1983)

Business area manager Partnerships, employee and member of management team since 2018

Board member of
Sweden Organic AB

Education
Lux Business School, Corporate finance at Stockholms Universitet

Professional experience
Partner/Project Manager Sponsorhuset AB
Marketing Manager, Zappa Event AB
Event manager, Techshop AB

Total number of shares held
24 232 shares

Mattias Lundqvist (1988)

Business area manager Giftcards, employee since 2013

Board member of
Rewardit AB

Education
Industriell Ekonomi, Chalmers och Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Professional experience
Grundare och affärsutveckling, Rewardit AB
Key Account Manager, Awardit CLS AB

Total of shares held
20 752 shares

Christian Lindholm (1981)

CIO, employee since 2021

Education
Master of Business Administration, Handelshögskolan vid Göteborgs universitet Bachelor of Information Technology, Högskolan i Halmstad samt Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland

Professional experience
Business Solutions Manager, Svenska Mässan Gothia Towers AB
CIO, Awardit CLS AB
Founder and Marketing Manager, Zatero AB
Project Manager, Inpress

Total number of shares held
0 shares

Jonas Sjögren (1990)

COO, employee since 2015

Education
Inköp, Företagsekonomiska Institutet

Professional experience
Purchasing Manager, Awardit CLS AB
Trainee, Awardit CLS AB

Total number of shares held
0 shares

Board of directors

Niklas Lundqvist (1970)

Founder and member of the Board since 1999

Chairperson of

  • Awardit CLS AB
  • Awardit Market2member AB
  • Awardit Motivation Service AB
  • Retain 24 Sverige AB
  • Rewardit AB
  • Sponsorhuset AB
  • Zappa Events AB

Board member of

  • Awardit AB
  • Plus Sortiment AB
  • Vatone AB

Education

  • Jur kand och LLM, Uppsala Universitet and Maastricht University
  • Economy Handelshögskolan Göteborg, Uppsala Universitet

Professional experience
Magnusson Wahlin Advokatbyrå

Main occupation
Former CEO and founder of Awardit AB

Total number of shares held
1 111 550 shares

Olle Isberg (1961)

Member of the Board since 2002

Chairperson of

  • Visionalis AB
  • Hotel Kungsträdgården Management AB
  • Lapland Resorts AB

Board member of

  • Awardit AB
  • Anerem Aktiebolag
  • Aros Bostad IV AB
  • Björkliden Fjällby AB
  • Bongout AB
  • Bongout Fastigheter AB
  • Spaceport Sweden AB

Education
Handelshögskolan, Stockholm

Professional experience

  • Öhman Fondkommission,
  • Ratos, H&B Capital

Main occupation
CEO Visionalis AB

Total number of shares held
2 100 000 shares (through Visionalis AB)

Samir Taha (1970)

Member of the Board since 2000

Chairperson of

  • Awardit AB

Board member of

  • Confidence International AB
  • Aros Bostadsutveckling AB
  • Aros Management AB
  • Aros Bostad Invest AB
  • Emiren AB
  • Kalifen AB
  • Visiren AB
  • Sultanen Invest AB
  • Taha & Taha Projektering AB
  • Viggbyholm Utvecklings AB Samtliga med tillhörande koncernbolag.

Education
MBA, Uppsala Universitet

Professional experience
Previously working as an accountant and financial consultant at Arthur Andersen, CEO and owner of Scarena, as well as working in the media and advertising industry as CEO of an advertising agency.

Main occupation

  • CEO and founder AROS Bostadsutveckling AB and active as an entrepreneur and investor

Total number of shares held
320 519 shares (through Sultanen Invest AB)

Charlotte Eisner (1971)

Board member since 2017

Board member of

  • Awardit AB
  • Eisner Enterprises i Sverige AB
  • Chairman in Division Hållbara Transporter and board member in Electricity Innovation (ek.för.)

Education
Master of Science i Business Administration, Handelshögskolan, Göteborgs Universitet

Professional experience

  • Business Development Manager Charge Amps AB
  • CEO Charge Amps AB
  • Marketing Manager SAS Eurobonus

Main occupation
Global Sales & Market Director, e-mobility, DEFA Group

Total number of shares held
0 shares

Claudio Simatovic (1967)

Board member since 2020

Board member of

  • Paradidel AB
  • Retain 24 Sverige AB
  • Redgrid 1905 AB
  • Dintid Time Management AB

Professional experience
Grundare och VD, Shop Talk Instore Advertising AB
VD, Clear Channel Instore AB
Grundare och VD, Retain24 Sverige AB
Grundare och VD, Presend Nordic AB
Grundare och VD, Paradidel AB

Total number of shares held
132 211 shares (via Paradidel AB)

Peter Borsos (1969)

Board member since 2020

Board member of

  • Awardit AB
  • Techbuddy Inc

Education
Ekonomie Magister Nationalekonomi (Örebro Universitet, Freie Universität Berlin och University of Massachusetts)

Professional experience
Telia Company - Communications Director och Manager of Telia Global
Swedbank - Communications Director
Ålandsbanken - Deputy CEO

Main occupation
Advisor & investor

Total number of shares held
49 000 shares (direct and via family)