At the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) on April 7 2016, in Bisnode Business Information Group AB [Bisnode] Oscar Hermansson was elected as member to its Board of Directors.
Oscar Hermansson is an Investment Manager at Ratos, Bisnode’s majority owner by 70%. Previously to Ratos, he was a management consultant with Bain & Co. Oscar has an MSc from Stockholm School of Economics. He was born in 1979. Oscar Hermansson replaces Henrik Blomé, deputy CEO and Investment Director at Ratos.
Bisnode are one of Europe’s leading suppliers of Data & Analytics, with operations in 17 countries, 2400 employees and a turn over of 3,500 MSEK. Bisnode are experts in analyzing large amounts of data and have a long history of delivering integrated and quality-assured data, as well as of developing decision-making platforms to help businesses automize their business processes and make data-driven decisions. For over ten years, Bisnode has been a Partner of Dun & Bradstreet – the world’s leading source for global business information.
Bisnode are pioneering Smart Data to enable our customers to make Smart Decisions. It means that we match and analyze customer data with our data and the data that today's connected world generates, so-called Big Data. Smart Data is intelligence that you can act upon and create higher accuracy with an optimized risk.
”Bisnode is a uniquely positioned company in an exciting market where much will happen as we move into the future. I am thrilled to be a part of this journey and to contribute to Bisnode’s continued development” says Oscar Hermansson.
”Bisnode has its new CEO Magnus Silfverberg in place since September 2015. He and his management team have set a new strategy and now the company is moving into the phase of implementing the strategy. Henrik Blomé has been a highly valued member of the Board of Directors and I thank him for his support and advise. I also would like to give a warm welcome to Oscar Hermansson and we look forward to him joining the Board of Directors,” says Jon Risfelt, Chairman of the Board.
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Jon Risfelt, Chairman of the Board
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