Investor AB, has appointed Thomas Kidane and Yuriy Prilutskiy, co-heads of Patricia Industries, to members of the Executive Leadership Team at Investor. Thomas Kidane joined Investor in 2009. He has been responsible for the investments in several listed and privately held portfolio companies and has led multiple add-on acquisitions.

Thomas currently serves as a board member of Permobil and Piab. He has worked as Head of Corporate Development and M&A at Permobil and holds an M.Sc. in Accounting and Financial Management from the Stockholm School of Economics.

Yuriy Prilutskiy joined Investor in 2010. He has led and been responsible for multiple portfolio company investments and add-on acquisitions, and currently serves as a board member of Advanced Instruments, Laborie and Sarnova. Prior to joining Investor, Yuriy worked at JP Morgan and Bank of America where he focused on the biopharmaceutical industry.

He holds a B.Sc., cum laude, in Finance and Economics with a minor concentration in Mathematics from the New York University Stern School of Business.