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Adine Grate Axén

Member, born 1961

Grate Axén was appointed member of the Board of Directors of Sampo plc on 04/14/2011.

CV 01/19/2018

Current Position

Adine Grate AB

  • CEO


Harvard University

  • Executive MBA, Advanced Management Programme (AMP) 2009 

Stockholm School of Economics

  • Master of Science (Economics and Business Administration) 1985


Investor AB (IAB), Sweden

  • Executive Vice President and Managing Director; Member of the Management Board 1999-2007
  • Vice President, Head of Investor Relations and Communications 1994-1995
  • Head of Corporate Finance 1996-2007
  • Co-head of Core Investments 2000-2007
  • Head of Equity Capital Markets 2002-2007
  • Member of the Finance and Risk Committee 2002-2007

Gota Group and Hägglöf & Ponsbach, Sweden

  • Team Leader and Advisor for Traditional Corporate Finance Projects 1986-1994

Positions of Trust


  • Board Member and Chair of the Audit Committee 2017-
  • Board Member and Member of the Audit Committee 2013-2017

Madrague Capital Partners AB, Sweden

  • Board Member 2012-

AP 7, Sweden

  • Vice Chairman of the Board 2011-

Swedavia AB, Sweden

  • Board Member 2010-

3 Scandinavia, Sweden

  • Advisor and Executive Board Member 2000-

Sampo plc

  • Board Member 2011-

Ms. Grate Axén has been determined by Sampo’s Board of Directors to be independent of the company and of major shareholders under the rules on Finnish Corporate Governance Code.

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