14-05-05

New Deputy Managing Director appointed to Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum

Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum Entrepreneurship Forum appoints as of May 1, 2014 Pernilla Norlin new Deputy Managing Director. Pernilla has held various executive functions and is well placed to take a broader responsibility within the organization.

Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum appoints as of May 1, 2014 Pernilla Norlin as new Deputy Managing Director. Pernilla has worked as Communications Manager at Entrepreneurship Forum since 2009 and is well versed in the business. Previously, she has been at SNS, Oriflame and the Swedish Globalization Council.

- Firstly I have to thank for the confidence. I’m also excited that Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum will put even greater emphasis on communicating research results. I have been involved with the name change and the Stockholm establishment and seen how our brand is growing stronger. Now the journey continues for Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum to become an even better intermediary of knowledge with focus on research on entrepreneurship, innovation, business dynamism and growth.

According to Pontus Braunerhjelm, Manging Director at the Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum and Professor at the Royal Insitute of Technology, KTH, believes that the management function strengthens at the Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum, while maintaining continuity.

- Pernilla has held various executive functions and is well placed to take the step to become Deputy Managing Director and take on a broader responsibility within the organization. She will help to further strengthen strategic competences within the organization with focus on communication and dissemination of research-based findings to decision-makers in various sectors. I look forward to further deepen our cooperation, says Braunerhjelm .