Jacob Lund, currently Head of Global Media Relations at AstraZeneca, has been appointed new Head of Corporate Communication & Sustainability and member of the Executive Leadership Team at Investor. Jacob has most recently worked for ten years at AstraZeneca where he has held several leading communication positions including Head of Chair Office, Head of Corporate Affairs Sweden & Nordics and Head of Corporate Affairs Global Sustainability. He has also been a member of AstraZeneca’s Global Sustainability leadership team. Before joining AstraZeneca, Jacob led the Media practice in Sweden at Burson-Marsteller and worked as a journalist for more than 15 years.

I am very happy to welcome Jacob Lund to Investor. With his broad background, strong personality and great values, Jacob brings valuable experience and perspectives to Investor. I look forward to working closely together with him as we continue to drive our ambitious agenda within sustainability and communication. It will be great to have him onboard in the Executive Leadership Team“, comments Johan Forssell, Investor’s President and CEO.

Sustainability and communication are fundamental pillars of modern companies and given Investor’s role in the Swedish business environment I cannot think of a more exciting role. I am very much looking forward to working with new colleagues at Investor”, comments Jacob Lund.

Jacob Lund will assume his position at Investor during October 2023.

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For further information:

Viveka Hirdman-Ryrberg, Head of Corporate Communication and Sustainability,
Phone +46 70 550 3500

Magnus Dalhammar, Head of Investor Relations,
Phone +46 73 524 2130

Jacob Lund
Phone  +46 725 60 21 57

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