Tag: Kinnevik AB

Cynthia Gordon joins Kinnevik board
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Cynthia Gordon joins Kinnevik board

After releasing its annual report, Kinnevik has announced Cynthia Gordon as its new Director of the Board. Kinnevik disclosed in an email statement that Cynthia Gordon is currently a member of the Board of Tele2, and was until February 2017 CEO of the Africa Division at Millicom. Prior to joining […]

Kinnevik sells Stake in Metro Sweden for SEK50 million
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Kinnevik sells Stake in Metro Sweden for SEK50 million

Kinnevik AB, one of the largest investors in Konga and Rocket Internet companies has exited Metro Sweden. In an email statement, Kinnevik said┬ádivested Metro Sweden to AB Custos for a total consideration of SEK 50 million. Commenting on the sale,┬áKinnevik’s acting CEO Joakim Andersson said: “The sale of Metro Sweden […]

Henrik Poulsen to join Kinnevik AB’s board
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Henrik Poulsen to join Kinnevik AB’s board

Kinnevik AB, the third largest tech investor in Africa said Henrik Poulsen will be joining its board of directors. The nomination Henrik Poulsen was made by the board of director directors at the Annual General Meeting in May 2017. The Committee’s full proposals to the Annual General Meeting will be […]