AcadeMedia Group CEO to take temporary leave of absence for planned surgery

Today, AcadeMedia announced that the Group CEO, Marcus Strömberg, as of 22 January is to take temporary leave of absence for a planned surgery. A shorter convalescence period will follow the surgery.

Katarina Wilson, deputy CEO at AcadeMedia, is appointed acting CEO during Marcus Strömberg’s absence.

- The board have full confidence in Katarina Wilson as acting CEO and in the Group Management that Marcus Strömberg has built, says Håkan Sörman, chairman of the board of AcadeMedia.

Katarina Wilson is deputy CEO since 1 July 2023. Katarina Wilson joined AcadeMedia in 2016 and has held the position as head of Group Finance and Business control (2016-2019) and CFO (2019-2023)

For more information, please contact:
Hanna Clausén, IR
Telephone: +46 8 794 42 62
E-mail: hanna.clausen@academedia.se

About AcadeMedia
AcadeMedia creates opportunities for people to develop. The 19,400 employees at our 700 preschools, compulsory schools, upper secondary schools and adult education centres share a common focus on quality and development. Our 198,000 children and students are provided with a high quality education, giving them the best conditions to attain both learning objectives and their full potential as individuals. AcadeMedia is Northern Europe ́s largest education company, with locations/facilities/presence in Sweden, Norway, Germany, and Netherlands. Our size gives us the capacity to be a robust, long term partner to the communities we serve. More information about AcadeMedia is available on www.academedia.se.