Board and Management
Coeli is a Swedish asset manager that has been active on the financial market since 1994 and is under the inspection of Finansinspektionen. The Coeli group consists of two business areas, asset management and wealth management.
Asset management is carried out within Coeli Asset Management AB, Coeli Private Equity’s different yearly companies, and Coeli Real Estate fund. Coeli is trusted with managing about 20 billion SEK.
Wealth management is carried out within Coeli Wealth Management AB. Our offerings include solutions for asset management, advisory and discretionary mandates, expertise in family law, tax, pension, and insurance.
Board and management
CFO Coeli, Chairman Coeli Shared Services AB, Board deputy Coeli Holding AB, Board deputy Coeli Private Equity Management I & II AB, Board Member Coeli Real Estate AB
Claes Lindholm is Coeli’s CFO since 2016 and is also Chairman of Coeli Shared Services AB, Board Member of Coeli Real Estate, and Deputy Member of both Coeli Holding AB and Coeli Private Equity Management I & II.
Before coming to Coeli Claes was Head of Finance and Business Partner for RSA, a company he joined in 2010 as Senior Business Controller. Earlier in his career he also worked for Accenture and Nordea.
Claes holds a BBA from University of Mississippi where he majored in Managerial Finance. He also has a master within industrial and financial economics from University of Gothenburg.
CEO & Board member Coeli Frontier Markets AB
Hans-Henrik Skov is Board Member and CEO of Coeli Frontier Markets AB, for which he is also portfolio manager together with James Bannan. In 2018 Coeli Frontier Markets was awarded the prestigious Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Award for best fund in its category.
Hans-Henrik joined Coeli in 2014, and has managed listed equities in global frontier markets since May 2007. Before joining Coeli he worked at BankInvest Asset Management and co-lead the company’s frontier markets listed equities funds. He has also worked for Barclays Capital and JP Morgan in London. Hans-Henrik has a Master of Science from Copenhagen Business School, with a major in finance and has also studied at Lubin School of Business and California State University.
Board Member Coeli Frontier Markets AB
James Bannan is Board Member of Coeli Frontier Markets AB, for which he is also portfolio manager together with Hans-Henrik Skov. In 2018 Coeli Frontier Markets was awarded the prestigious Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Award for best fund in its category.
James has worked for Coeli since 2014, and has been investing in frontier markets for over 10 years. He was earlier co-portfolio manager at BankInvest for their global frontier markets listed equities funds. Prior to that James lived in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, for 5 years. There he was working for BankInvest’s private equity new markets funds, which was rated as the best performing funds in Asia with 2006 – 2010 vintage by Prequin, generating returns of over 50 percent. Before his time in Vietnam, he worked with M&A at KPMG in Sydney and Copenhagen, where he completed several deals in several in Frontier Markets.
Board Member Coeli Real Estate AB
Jan Nordström is Board Member of Coeli Real Estate AB and is also responsible for development and exploitation of the company’s real estates. Jan has about 40 years of experience in project development from companies such as Skanska and Besqab. Jan is head of project and construction development at J. G. N Bygg & Projekt AB.
Senior advisor, Coeli Private Equity
Jan Sundqvist is Senior Advisor for Coeli Private Equity and has more than 30 years of experience in leading positions in public and private equity companies in Sweden and the US, such as SLS Venture, Sjätte AP-Fonden, Nobel Biocare, Coeli AB och Pharos AB. Jan was CEO of Coeli’s Private Equity companies 2007-2016 and is now Chairman of one Coeli’s private equity companies.
Chairman Coeli Private Equity 2006-2016 AB
Johan Winnerblad is Chairman of Coeli Private Equity 2006-2016 AB. Johan is Partner for the law firm Vinge where he works as a lawyer specialized in areas such as IT, telecom and outsourcing. During 1998-2004 he was Partner at the law firm Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå AB and previous also corporate lawyer for IBM Svenska AB during five years.
Board Member Coeli SICAV I & II
Kristin Sterner is Board Member of Coeli SICAV I & II AB. Kristin started at Coeli in 2012 as Fund Controller and Risk Manager and became Senior Operations Manager after two years. In 2016 she advanced to her current position as Head of Operations. Prior to Coeli she worked as Account Manager at SEB.
Board Member Coeli Wealth Management AB
Leif Lindau is Board Member of Coeli Wealth Management AB. Leif is currently CEO and Partner at the communications agency Navigator Communications where he has worked since 1997. Previously he was CEO for the Russian communications agency AO MarketPoint. Apart from being a Board member of Coeli, Leif is also a Board Member of AdderaCare AB and Fair Play Arena AB. Furthermore, he has in the past had different board of directors assignments in other companies.. Leif has a Bachelors degree in Business Administration from Lund University.
CEO Coeli Asset Management, Chairman Coeli Global AB, Board member Coeli Private Equity 2006-2016 AB, Board member Coeli SICAV I & SICAV II
Lukas Lindkvist is Chairman of Coeli Global AB and Board Member of Coeli Private Equity companies 2006-2016 AB and Coeli SICAV I & Coeli SICAV II.
Lukas started at Coeli 2001 and has since 2015 been the CEO of Coeli Asset Management AB. Before coming to Coeli, Lukas held a position as Private Banker at SEB Wealth Management during two years. He has also worked as a consultant at Olsten consulting company. Lukas has a degree in finance from Stockholm University. He combined his studies with working part-time as a financial controller and as accountant for two real estate companies – Retlaw Fastighets AB och Tigrams Fastighets AB.
Head of HR Coeli Board deputy Coeli Wealth Management AB
Mia Norell is Deputy Member of Coeli Wealth Management AB holds the positions as COO and Head of HR at Coeli.
Mia came to Coeli in 2006 and has during her time within the company had different roles, such as Chief Risk Officer and Business Development Manager. Mia previously worked at SEB during for seven years where she worked as client coordinator among other roles on the customer side.
CEO & Board Member Coeli Holding AB, Chairman Coeli Private Equity Management AB, Board Member Coeli Asset Management AB, Board Member Coeli Wealth Management AB, Board Member Coeli Private Equity 2006-2016 AB, Board Member Coeli Real Estate AB
Mikael Larsson is Chairman of Coeli Private Equity Management AB and Board Member of Coeli Holding AB, Coeli Asset Management AB, Coeli Wealth Management AB, Coeli Private Equity companies 2006-2016 AB, and Coeli Real Estate AB. He is the CEO for Coeli Holding AB and founded the company in 1994. Mikael began his career at Wasa Insurance within sales management and has vast experience within the finance- and investment industry.
Chairman Coeli Holding AB, Chairman Coeli Wealth Management AB
Mikael Smedeby’s role within the Coeli group is as Chairman of both Coeli Holding AB and Coeli Wealth Management AB. Since 1997 Mikael has been an attorney at the law firm Lindalh and after 2010 he has taken a more leading position within the firm as Chairman and CEO.
Apart from his board commitments for the Coeli group, Mikael is also a Mmember of the Board for Hanza Holding AB. He was previously a Board Member of BioArctic AB and of Nordea Uppland-Gästrikland Region.
Board Member Coeli Global AB
Niklas Lantz is Board Member of Coeli Global AB. Niklas is Legal Counsellor at Coeli and he joined the company during 2016. He had the same position for two years at the Swedish Finance Inspectorate (Finansinspektionen) and four at Movestic.
Chairman Coeli SICAV I
Paul Guillaume is Chairman of Coeli SICAV I AB. Paul is Managing Partner for the company Altra Partners S.A. in Luxembourg since 2010, a company he also co-founded. Prior to that he was Managing Director for Carne Global Financial Services during four years and he held the same position at State Street Bank Luxembourg S.A. for seven years, including responsibility for the European offshore sales-team.
CEO & Board Member Coeli Wealth Management AB
Pär Davidsson is Board Member of Coeli Wealth Management AB, of which he is also CEO since 2016.
Pär joined Coeli already in 2004 as financial advisor and has since advanced in positions from Head of Office and Head of Wealth Management to becoming Partner and CEO. Earlier in his career he was deputy platoon commander in the Swedish military and as a sales representative at Skandiabanken. Pär has a Bachelor from Linköping University and a master’s degree in finance from University of Gothenburg, School of Business, Economics and Law.
Chairman Coeli Asset Management AB, Chairman Coeli SICAV II, Board Member Coeli SICAV I
Stefan Renno is Chairman of Coeli Asset Management AB and Coeli SICAV II and Board Member of Coeli SICAV I.
Stefan is currently CEO for Quadra Sari, but was before that CRO at Coeli Asset management’s office in Luxembourg. Before coming to Coeli Stefan worked for SEB in Frankfurt, where he was responsible for customer relations within Financial Institutions/Banks, and in Stockholm where he was FX trader for SEB Merchant Banking. Stefan has also worked with Treasury and Trading within Trading Capital Markets in Luxembourg.
Åsa Leander Skålén
Chairman Coeli Frontier Markets AB
Åsa Leander Skålén is Chairman of Coeli Frontier Markets AB. She works as lawyer and lecturer and is also a Board Member for Vator Securities AB.
During two years Åsa was compliance officer at East Capital AB and East Capital Asset Management AB, and before that she was corporate lawyer and involved in business compliance for the company ODIN Fonder during four years. Åsa has an MBA from Stockholm School of Economics and a Bachelor in law from Stockholm University.