Golden Gavel Award Winners 2013

The 2013 Golden Gavel for outstanding performance in the role of chair of the board of a listed company was awarded to Olle Nordström for his role as Chair of the Board of Sweco. The role of chair of the board of a private company was awarded to Monica Lindstedt for her role as Chair of the Board of Hemfrid. Chris Heister presented the awards at a ceremony in Stockholm on 5 December. The main speakers were Lord Myners of Truro (Paul Myners), CBE, Storbritanniens tidigare finansmarknadsminister och partner Cevian Capital and the moderators were Anna Ekelund and Anders Holmberg. 



Monica Lindstedt



Olle Nordström


Extract from the jury’s announcement: He has been consistent in emphasising his belief that Sweco’s success is founded on interpersonal relationships and the personal commitment and competence of its employees. 

See the full jury announcement and background information on Olle Nordström and Sweco