Press release -
Henrik Edlund new CEO of Nola
On October 1st, Henrik Edlund took over as the new CEO of Nola Industrier AB. After almost 40 years as CEO and owner of Nola, Agneta Stake is now choosing to hand over the CEO position to her nephew Henrik Edlund. Agneta will continue her work in Nola with Design Management.
Henrik Edlund's most recent position was Managing Director of the Swedish branch of the European tech and design company FUTURICE. He brings 15 years of experience in business development and digitalisation in B2B.
"It feels great to be part of Nola's continued journey in designing urban environments and actively contributing to how our public space is constantly changing," says Henrik Edlund.
"Since the early 1980s, Nola has been a leading player in the industry, working in close collaboration with the country's most progressive designers," adds Agneta. "When I started talking to Henrik about taking over as CEO, I realised that we had both a common view of entrepreneurship and a shared understanding of Nola's recipe for market success."
Agneta Stake will continue her work in Nola, together with Henrik, her daughters and Nola's knowledgeable employees, with a continued focus on developing and creating tomorrow's products for the public environment.
Nola Industrier AB is currently one of the most important players in furnishing the public environment, focusing mainly on markets in the Nordic countries and Northern Europe. Over the years, the company has received a number of awards such as Utmärkt Svensk Form (Excellent Swedish Design), Design S, Red Dot Design Award, German Design Award and Elle Decoration Swedish Design Awards, to name a few.
In terms of this change of CEO, Nola wants to ensure a safe transition for a continued long-term and exciting journey of growth.
For more information, please contact Agneta Stake mobile +46 (0)70-6014325 or Henrik Edlund mobile +46 (0)70-679 32 84.
For almost 40 years, Nola Industrier has developed and honed ideas, products and visions for urban spaces. Nola collaborates with Sweden’s leading designers and architects from concept to manufacture, with sustainable production taking place exclusively in Sweden. Nola stands for quality, aesthetic and sustainable design over time.