Monica Lagercrantz is the founder of the boutique advisory firm Lagercrantz Associates. Monica is the co-founder of the proprietary tool Fact Based Board Assessment and a Partner of CMi, Chairman Mentors International.
Lagercrantz Associates is one of the leading executive and board search firms in the Nordic region. The firm has offices in Stockholm and Palo Alto and clients include international and Nordic companies.
Monica has over 20 years of international executive search experience with focus on C-suite, board of directors and other key positions in the Nordic and international markets. Her work encompasses a variety of sectors such as financial services, real estate, technology, life sciences, telecoms and consumer. Over the past few years, Monica has helped many fast growing companies or companies in the need of change based on new structures or technologies.
Monica has a particular expertise in creating partnerships with companies with active major shareholders and is a well-known advisor to private equity.
Between 2003 and 2012 Monica Lagercrantz was a Managing Director at Russell Reynolds Associates and set up the firm’s activities in Sweden.
Prior to this, Monica was the Managing Partner at Heidrick & Struggles in Sweden. She has previously worked as a lawyer.
Monica received her M.Sc. in Business Law from Gothenburg School of Economics, University of Gothenburg and her LL.M. from Stockholm University.