Sven Arne Karlsson is a Swedish businessperson who has been at the helm of 14 different companies and currently holds the position of Chairman at Einar Mattsson AB, Chairman for ROL AB, Chairman for Kollegiet för svensk bolagsstyrning, Chairman of SNS Swedish Centre for Business & Policy Studies, Chairman at Fapm Fastighets AB, Chairman for Kana I Ramundberget AB, Chairman for Rödingbäcken I Ramundberget AB, Chairman of Tak Advisory Ltd. and Chairman for Ecolean AB. Mr. Karlsson is also on the board of A.P. Møller-Mærsk An and Girovent Holding AB and Chairman for World’s Children’s Prize Foundation and Member of Swedish Securities Council.
In the past Sven Arne Karlsson occupied the position of Non-Independent Chairman at Ratos AB and Chairman at Ratos AB (Private Equity) (a subsidiary of Ratos AB), Chairman for Bonnier Group AB and President of Atle Mergers & Acquisitions.
He received an undergraduate degree from Stockholm School of Economics.