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Klas Tikkanen
COO at Nordic Capital


Joined in July 2011. Klas holds an MSc in Business Administration and Economics from the Stockholm School of Economics, with an international exchange programme major in Finance to the Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining NC Advisory AB, Klas held a number of senior finance positions including Group Controller at KF, Group CFO at private equity-owned Relacom, and Group CFO at bank-owned Dometic. In these positions, he actively restructured and built-up new finance functions, including treasury, tax, controlling, and accounting, as well as worked in close concert with group management in various operational improvement programmes. Klas has also led portfolio company work in due diligence and exit processes and before starting his career in finance, he spent six years as a general management consultant at McKinsey & Company.

Agenda Sessions

  • Chair’s welcome address

  • Known unknowns and unknown unknowns: what is on the horizon for the CFO/COO role?

  • CFO/COO keynote interview


Speakers at this event