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Consilium Safety Group appoints Johan Svensson as Chief Financial Officer

Gothenburg, Sweden – 13 May 2024

Consilium Safety Group, a global leader in fire, flame, and gas safety solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Johan Svensson as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective on 10 June 2024.

As Chief Financial Officer, Johan Svensson will be responsible for overseeing all Group-wide finance and business control functions, as well as the M&A, PMO and legal departments. With extensive experience in global industrial companies, and over 15 years of proven success within leadership and strategic financial management, Johan Svensson will bring valuable expertise to the corporate management team.

Prior to joining Consilium Safety Group, Johan Svensson held several key leadership positions in both publicly listed and private equity backed companies, such as Volvo Cars and OPEN, where he successfully implemented financial strategies and drove extensive change management that propelled both growth and profitability.

Consilium Safety Group CEO Philip Isell Lind af Hageby stated: “We are pleased to welcome Johan Svensson to Consilium Safety Group. He has gained extensive experience of financial management and business control from working in demanding corporate environments where he was instrumental in driving improvement. I am confident that he will bring valuable perspectives and actively contribute to our corporate management team as we embark on a new chapter in our journey to become #1 in SafetyTech together in partnership with Antin Infrastructure Partners.”

Johan Svensson declared: “I am excited to join Consilium Safety and to work alongside such a strong management team. I look forward to contributing to the company’s success by leveraging my experiences to optimize financial performance and to drive value.”

About Consilium:

Consilium Safety Group is a world-leading solution provider of fire, flame and gas safety technologies for the marine, energy, transport and building sectors. By combining safety expertise with intelligent detection, the company contributes to protecting lives, values, and the planet through technology. What started in 1912 is today an international company driven by innovation. Consilium Safety Group is based in Gothenburg, Sweden, has more than 55 offices, covering all time zones, and strives to be a great place to grow for all its 900 employees.

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Consilium Safety Media Contacts:

Malin Cardemar, CMCO, Consilium Safety Group


Telephone: +46 735 95 32 51

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