Group Executive Team

Stefan Syrén President and CEO, SVP Business Unit Safe Storage and SVP Business Unit Other Business 

Åke Bengtsson Group Chief Financial Officer

Christian Carlsson SVP Human Resources & Sustainability 

Robert Hermans Execute Vice President and Deputy CEO, SVP Business Unit Entrance Control

Christian Weisser SVP Business Unit Cash Management  

President and CEO, SVP Business Unit Safe Storage and SVP Business Unit Other Business

Stefan Syrén

Employed: 2018

Born: 1966

Nationality: Swedish

Education: MSc Chemical Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg

Professional background: Procter & Gamble, Nordics and European management; Papyrus, COO; Alliance Healthcare Deutschland, CEO

Board appointments: Board member of Spakera Holding AB

Group Chief Financial Officer

Åke Bengtsson


Employed: 2020

Born: 1963

Nationality: Swedish

Education: Executive MBA, CBS-SIMI, Copenhagen

Professional background: CEO and CFO at Haldex, CFO at PartnerTech and CFO at Cardo Entrance Solutions

Board appointments: 

SVP Human Resources & Sustainability

Christian Carlsson

Employed: 2016

Born: 1975

Nationality: Swedish

Education: MA in Human Resources Management from Bournemouth University

Professional background: SVP Human Resources at Papyrus, Director Global HR Operation at Damco, Head of HR Damco Nordic, Baltic and Russia, Compensation and Benefit Manager at Volvo Car Corporation

Board appointments: Deputy board member of KC Ekonomikonsult AB

Executive Vice President and Deputy CEO, SVP Business Unit Entrance Control

Robert Hermans

Employed: 1996

Born: 1968

Nationality: Swedish

Education: Master of Science in Business Administration from Uppsala University and MBA from Stockholm School of Economics

Professional background: Country Manager Gunnebo South Africa, President Gunnebo Lifting, Managing Director Cargo Control Systems (South Africa) and other senior positions in marketing and sales in the Gunnebo Industries Group

Board appointments: Board member of Tsarmedia AB and Satpack Travel

SVP Business Unit Cash Management

Christian Weisser

Employed: 2019

Born: 1966

Nationality: German

Education: Degree in industrial business management at Nixdorf Computer AG

Professional background: Senior executive positions within Diebold Nixdorf, recently as SVP and Managing Director for the region Europe, Middle East & Africa.

Board appointments: Member of planfocus software GmbH Advisory Board.