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PA is proud partner of Leader of the Year 2017

Leader of the Year is Sweden’s premier award recognising excellence in leadership in the private and public sectors. Co-ordinated by Affärsvärlden, Sweden’s leading weekly business magazine, Leader of the Year has been celebrating and acknowledging prominent business leaders for the past three decades.

PA, along with Affärsvärlden, was part of the original team that created the award in 1983. As a partner, we are also a member of the nomination jury.

Our work with organisations globally requires us to engage and build relationships with leaders across a wide range of sectors. This gives us a broad perspective on management and leadership which is vital to the success and reputation of the programme.

Previous winners include many of Sweden’s leading business people.

Kai Wärn, CEO, Husqvarna AB was honoured with the 2017 Leader of the Year award at the prestigious dinner event at Berns Salonger in Stockholm on November 28nd.

Leader of the Year Jury 2017:

  • Erik Wallin, Chief Editor, Affärsvärlden (Jury Chairman)
  • Johan Forsell, CEO, Investor
  • Pär Boman, Chairman, Handelsbanken
  • Maria Rankka, CEO, Stockholms Handelskammare
  • Jonas Wiström, Chairman, Ratos
  • Per Blom, Partner, PA Consulting Group
  • Charlotte Wetterlund, Partner, Korn Ferry
  • Jan Dernestam, Managing Partner, Manheimer Swartling

Get involved

To find out more about recognising excellent leaders at your organisation contact us now.

To find out more about the Leader of the Year event, past winners or the nomination process read

Leader of the Year Award winner 2017

2017 Leader of the Year Award winner

The jury said: ”Med enkla bilder, tydliga mål och ett jordnära sätt har Årets ledare 2017 lyft ett av Sveriges äldsta och mest välkända bolag.”

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