Sven Arne Karlsson is a Swedish businessperson who has been at the head of 14 different companies and presently occupies the position of Chairman of Einar Mattsson AB, Chairman of ROL AB, Chairman of Kollegiet för svensk bolagsstyrning, Chairman at SNS Swedish Centre for Business & Policy Studies, Chairman of Fapm Fastighets AB, Chairman at Kana I Ramundberget AB, Chairman at 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 his past career he occupied the position of Non-Independent Chairman at Ratos AB and Chairman for Ratos AB (Private Equity) (a subsidiary of Ratos AB), Chairman at Bonnier Group AB and President for Atle Mergers & Acquisitions.
He received an undergraduate degree from Stockholm School of Economics.