Ulrika Hasselgren, a pioneer within sustainability in the Nordics and with an extensive competence in sustainable investments, is joining byWiT’s board. With her expertise, she is an important addition to the board.
“It feels incredibly valuable that Ulrika Hasselgren will be part of byWiT’s board. We invest long-term in digital growth companies and through Ulrika’s expertise and experience, we can take our work to the next level”, says Ulf Söderström, CEO and co-founder at byWiT.
Ulrika Hasselgren has worked in the finance industry since the late 1990s, amongst other things as co-founder and CEO of Ethix SRI Advisors, which was sold to Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) in 2015 and Ulrika joined the executive leadership team in a global role. In 2018, she was recruited to Danske Bank in Copenhagen as Global Head of Sustainable Investments and member of the management team for Wealth Management. In her role, she developed a vision and strategic direction to include sustainability at the core of the business. She holds several board assignments, has started industry initiatives within sustainability, is an appreciated lecturer and serves today as Chief Sustainability Officer at Coeli. And now she also becomes part of byWiT’s board.
“ByWiT’s high ambitions to invest in digital growth companies, is something I am triggered by. Therefore, I was very happy when I got the question to join the board where I hope to contribute with new perspectives and knowledge in scaling companies in a sustainable way”, says Ulrika Hasselgren, board member byWiT.
ByWiT’s board today consists of chairman Thomas Karlsson, partner, and co-founder at byWiT and board members Johan Gorecki, partner, and co-founder at byWiT, Lukas Lindkvist, CEO at Coeli and Ulrika Hasselgren, Chief Sustainability Officer at Coeli.