Board of Directors

Anders Palmqvist

Chairman

Prior to founding Archipelago Partners in 2016 and Archipelago Investments in 2014 Anders was CEO UBS Group Nordic Region.

Anders spent 21 years at UBS after joining predecessor firm O’Connor & Associates / Arbitech in 1993. From 2003 to 2014 Anders was CEO and Country Head Nordic Region and spearheaded UBS Group’s strategy in the region across the Investment Bank and the Investment Management divisions UBS Wealth Management and UBS Asset Management. Since 2008 Anders was a member of UBS EMEA Management and appointed CEO of UBS Sweden in 2003 and promoted Managing Director in 2002. Between 1993 and 2003 Anders held various functions in Stockholm and London within the Equities division.

Anders holds a M.Sc. degree from Stockholm School of Economics with a major in Financial Economics (1993) and participated in The Wharton School, MBA Graduate International Exchange Program (1992). Anders attended the Swedish Infantry Officer Academy (InfOHS) in 1988/89.

 

Anders Börjefors

Boardmember (CEO and Managing Partner)

Anders has 15 years’ experience from the financial services industry. Between 2009-2015 he was the CEO and branch manager for Credit Suisse’s Stockholm office with responsibility for some of the largest institutional investors in the Nordic region. Prior to joining Credit Suisse, he worked within Equities at UBS both in Stockholm and London between 2000-2009. In 2016 Anders invested in and became CEO of a manufacturer of earphones which he exited in late 2017.

Anders holds a M.Sc. degree from Stockholm School of Economics with a major in Finance. Anders has also studied business administration and finance at San Francisco State University and at Aix-en-Provence III.

 

Bo R Svensson

Board Member

Bo brings 20+ years of global financial services and financial markets experience to Archipelago Partners’ Board.

Bo began his career in finance as a Management Consultant with McKinsey & Company (1993), serving financial institutions globally in the areas of strategy and operations. He later joined Lehman Brothers Inc. (1997), in New York and Tokyo, as Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Development covering the Americas, Europe and Asia. Since 2002, Bo has primarily focused on proprietary trading and investing based in New York.

Bo holds a M.Sc. degree from Stockholm School of Economics with dual majors in Economics and Finance (1993) and participated in The Wharton School, MBA Graduate International Exchange Program (1992).

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