Monica Lagercrantz   Founder and Partner   monica@lagercrantzassociates.com   +46 70 606 63 64

Monica Lagercrantz

Founder and Partner

monica@lagercrantzassociates.com

+46 70 606 63 64

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. 

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 previously worked as a lawyer. 

Monica receivedher M.Sc. in Business Law from Gothenburg School of Economics, University of Gothenburg and her LL.M. from Stockholm University. 

 

 

 

  Johan Mathson   Partner   johan@lagercrantzassociates.com   +46 70 598 39 29

Johan Mathson

Partner

johan@lagercrantzassociates.com

+46 70 598 39 29

Johan Mathson has 25+ years of experience of helping clients achieving operational excellence in board work, executive team strategy development, accelerated strategy implementation and executive coaching.

He was the Managing Partner at Mercuri International East and Central Europe as well as Director Business Development for Mercuri International Group.
In 2012, Johan Mathson launched the board assessment concept Fact Based Board Assessment together with Monica Lagercrantz.

Over the years Johan has led and executed assignments in more than 30 geographical markets for corporate clients with a market leading position and has a collective experience of board consulting / assessment with 100+ companies.

He has been a board member and chairman in a number of listed and private companies.

Johan received his MBA from Stockholm School of Economics. 

  Malin Lombardi   Partner   malin@lagercrantzassociates.com   +46 76 840 91 15

Malin Lombardi

Partner

malin@lagercrantzassociates.com

+46 76 840 91 15

Malin Lombardi has a special focus on board level assignments and board assessment mandates.

She has a thorough insight into the legal framework for board work and other relevant policies and guidelines.

Between 2006 and 2015, Malin Lombardi was a senior business lawyer with Roschier Attorneys in Stockholm, providing advice to boards, shareholders and senior management in corporate governance matters. She spent the bulk of her law practice career handling delicate matters relating to M&A and securities law, with a focus on public tender offers, private M&A, transaction structures and advice on insider rules. 

During her career, Malin has conducted extensive pro bono work. She also has experience from Deutsche Bank's London Branch (Nordic M&A, 2012) and DeLaval (Legal Affairs, 2013-2014).

Malin is of Finnish-Swedish nationality and received her LL.M. from Lund University. 

  Henrietta Palmcrantz   Consultant Executive and Board Search   henrietta@lagercrantzassociates.com   + 1 (650) 309 9698

Henrietta Palmcrantz

Consultant Executive and Board Search

henrietta@lagercrantzassociates.com

+ 1 (650) 309 9698

Henrietta Palmcrantz is focusing on cross-border searches for Europe/the US. 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.

Henrietta has broad sector knowledge and a search portfolio spanning from private equity and financial services, to real estate, technology, manufacturing and life sciences sectors. She has a particular experience of recruiting investment professionals to private equity. She has managed a number of search assignments for Chairs and Non-Executive Directors in public and private companies in the Nordic region. 

Henrietta started her career with one of the global executive search firms, and has a background as a researcher specializing in supply chain and logistics.

Henrietta studied Human Resource Management at Stockholm University. 

 

  Johan Nyberg   Associate Partner  Executive and Board Search   johan.nyberg@lagercrantzassociates.com   +46 72 555 01 91

Johan Nyberg

Associate Partner

Executive and Board Search

johan.nyberg@lagercrantzassociates.com

+46 72 555 01 91

Johan Nyberg has 20+ years of experience working in top-tier executive search firms, supporting clients across the Nordic region and Europe in search for senior level key positions in public and private companies. He serves clients in a variety of sectors, e.g. telecom, technology, digital, professional services and the media sector.

Johan started his search career at EF Education, and has over the years set up several boutique search firms. He was founder and Managing Director of the Nordic search firm Sale Search, sold to the American listed search firm Hudson in 2001. Between 2003 and 2013, he was Partner at Amrop Sweden, and core member of Amrops Global Technology & Media Practice Group. Johan has also been Senior Client Partner at Korn Ferry. 

Recently, after having built the executive search business for an established global professional services firm for a year, Johan joined Lagercrantz Associates. .

  Charlotte Holst   Office Manager and Executive Assistant   charlotte@lagercrantzassociates.com   +46 70 663 02 25

Charlotte Holst

Office Manager and Executive Assistant

charlotte@lagercrantzassociates.com

+46 70 663 02 25

Charlotte Holst has more than 20 years experience from corporate Human Resource positions and from entrepreneurship, after ten years of running her own business in the leisure industry.

Her professional career in Human Resources includes Johnson & Johnson, Sydney, Australia, and Scandinavian Airlines, where she worked both in strategic and operational positions. Charlotte was part of the team launching the Swedish school in Thailand, where she lived for a longer period.

Charlotte received her B.Sc. in Human Resource Management from Stockholm University and holds a Master Certificate in NLP Coaching. 

  Olof Gertz   Associate Partner  Management Assessment   

Olof Gertz

Associate Partner

Management Assessment

 

Olof Gertz has 20+ years of international experience of leadership and assessment programs with focus on senior management. He has led Human Resource teams in public and private companies such as DeLaval, Alfa Laval Agri, Vattenfall, ATG and BP and has a track record of implementing strong business orientation in organizations.   

Olof is specialized in fact based assessments directed towards securing talent, as well as hiring and development of senior executives. With experience from 900+ individual assessments world wide, he has an in-depth knowledge and experience of succession planning and management recruiting.

Olof received his M.Sc. in Human Resources from Uppsala University. 

  Kajsa Fung   Associate Partner  Executive and Board Search

Kajsa Fung

Associate Partner

Executive and Board Search

Kajsa Fung lived and worked in Hong Kong during 1984-2002 and maintains a close relationship with the region. She has extensive professional experience from international business environments and as a registered translator at the Supreme Court of Hong Kong.

Today, Kajsa Fung is associated with a Hong Kong strategic advisory company known for its extensive business and social networks in Asia. During 2007–2012 she was appointed by InvestHK, the Hong Kong Government’s foreign direct investment promotion agency, as their Nordic representative. 

Kajsa is a Board member of Sweden China Trade Council, the most important business network in Sweden with regards to the Chinese market. 

Kajsa is a law graduate from the University of Gothenburg and received her LL.M. in Chinese and Comparative Law from City University of Hong Kong.