Catalyst Sweden AB

Catalyst Sweden AB enlarges its Interim Management business to Canada

Pressmeddelande   •   Mar 26, 2012 14:43 CEST

As Scandinavia’s leading actor within Interim Management, Catalyst now strongly increases its ability to service its international clients in the best way. Catalyst’s alliance with Osborne provides it with an on-the-ground platform in Canada and access to a pool of talented interim executives in the region. This follows the firm’s recent partnerships in France (Valtus Transition) and the UK (Alium Partners).

Johan Tysklind, Managing Partner at Catalyst, states “We’re extremely pleased to find a trusted partner like Osborne Interim Management to explore Canadian-based opportunities and to be able to help Osborne with their needs in the Nordic countries”. Interim Management is growing globally as companies require more flexibility and greater value in adding senior executive capacity to their organizations in this uncertain economy. We have successfully completed leadership, change and transformation roles for clients across all sectors and look forward to also assisting Osborne’s clients.”

Presence on the international market is highly important in the growing industry of Interim Management, as the demand for internationally experienced managers increases. International partnerships enable considerably wider networks of interim managers and greatly increase the chances of accurately match the clients’ needs.

“This is extremely significant for our clients”, comment Mark Olson, President and CEO of Osborne Interim Management. “Catalyst is a well established, focused company which shares our values in providing quality interim management that delivers superior value. With over 3,500 registered interim executives and an impressive list of clients, Catalyst will be a terrific resource for Canadian organizations with interests in Sweden, Finland, Norway and/or Denmark.”

About Catalyst Sweden AB:

Catalyst is the leading Interim Management firm in Scandinavia and based on a network of more than 3500 well-established and successful executives, spread over Sweden and the rest of Scandinavia. These executives are engaged in work as board members, industry experts and interim managers on both “for profit” and Pro bono-basis. For more information about Catalyst, please visit

About Osborne Interim Management:

Osborne Interim Management is a results-based organization that provides clients with senior level management on a short-term basis when they are experiencing challenges during periods of transition, crisis, rapid growth or economic uncertainty.

The Principals at Osborne are seasoned executives with at least twenty years’ practical experience in the workplace. Their backgrounds cover a variety of core competencies and industry sectors and they’ve held high-ranking executive and C-level positions at companies large and small, public and private, local and multinational, as well as not-for-profit.

With headquarter in Calgary; Osborne Interim Management also services their clients out of Vancouver, Edmonton, Toronto and Montreal. For more information about Osborne, please visit

For further information and comments, please contact:

Johan Tysklind, Managing Partner

Catalyst Sweden AB
Stureplan 4C, 4 tr
114 35 Stockholm
P: +46 (0)709 520 353

Mark Olson, President & CEO

Osborne Interim Management

3553 31st Street NW, Suite 550

Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2L 2K7                  

P: (403) 264-8195   ext. 1003                               


Catalyst baseras på ett stort nätverk av mycket seniora och framgångsrika befattningshavare i Norden. Dessa verkar som styrelsemedlemmar, industriexperter och interimspersoner både ”for profit” och på Probono-basis. Affärsområdena är DealFlow, Rekrytering och Pro bono. Se mer på vår hemsida: Huvudsakliga kunder på ”for profit”-delen är Riskkapital och VC-bolag (svenska och internationella), corporate finance-aktörer, high-tech och entreprenörsdrivna bolag.

Catalyst bygger också en internationell allians av Interimsfirmor som täcker de största länderna i Europa, Amerika och Asien. Dessa skall serva Europeiska företag som sätter upp verksamhet i Bric-länderna samt investeringar ”In-bound och Out-bound”.