Staffan Ingvarsson, former CEO of Stokab, will take up the position as CEO of Stockholm Business Region on April 1.
Staffan Ingvarsson has been CEO of Stockholm City's IT infrastructure company Stokab since 2015. Prior to that he was Deputy City Director, with responsibility for the City's strategic digitization work.
“I look forward to working on creating the best conditions for both the local business community and the international companies, talents and visitors we work to attract to the Stockholm region,” says Staffan Ingvarsson.
As CEO of the Stockholm Business Region Group, Staffan Ingvarsson has overall responsibility for the two subsidiaries Invest Stockholm and Visit Stockholm. Anna Gissler, who has been the acting CEO of the Stockholm Business Region since July 1, 2018, returns as CEO of Invest Stockholm.
About Stockholm Business Region
Stockholm Business Region is responsible for developing and promoting Stockholm as a business and tourist destination under the brand Stockholm – The Capital of Scandinavia. The aim is to attract more visitors, investments and talents to Stockholm. Stockholm Business Region is owned by the city of Stockholm.