Bo Ringdahl has been appointed as the new CEO of architectural firm Tengbom, which offers innovative, expert, cost-effective and comprehensive architectural services. Bo Ringdahl is currently Managing Director of the IT and management-consultants HiQ Stockholm AB.
5 November 2013 -- Bo Ringdahl, born 1959, studied business administration, law and management at Stockholm University. He has held leading positions in the listed company HiQ for the past 17 years, of which the last seven as Managing Director of HiQ Stockholm AB.
Håkan Bryngelson, Chairman of the Tengbom Group, comments: “The recruitment of Bo Ringdahl is a key step on the road to Tengbom’s continued development. Sound experience from the consultancy industry combined with a background as a successful MD of a large organisation make Bo Ringdahl highly suitable as CEO. In addition, Bo, who has been a member of the Board of the Tengbom Group for some time, has insight and knowledge of the company and the architect sector. We on the Board are convinced that Bo together with Tengbom’s skilled employees has what it takes to further develop and strengthen the company’s market position.”
Bo Ringdahl takes up his position as CEO on 1 December 2013 and will succeed Magnus Meyer who will be the new CEO of WSP Sweden.
Bo Ringdahl, incoming CEO, comments: “Tengbom has enjoyed good growth in recent years and won nominations and awards in several prestigious international architectural competitions. I see this as an exciting opportunity together with the organisation to further develop the business concept for Tengbom, including long-term relationships with existing and new clients, and to take one of the leading architectural firms in the Nordic region up to the next level.”
“I would like to thank Magnus Meyer who has led Tengbom’s positive development over the past eight years, and at the same time welcome Bo to his new role,” concludes Chairman of the Board Håkan Bryngelson.
Tengbom is one of the leading architectural firms in the Nordic region. The company stands for forward-looking and living architecture with buildings and milieus that people want to visit and in which they want to live and work. Tengbom has some 550 employees at twelve offices in Sweden and Finland. Tengbom was founded in 1906 by Ivar Tengbom, a prominent figure in Swedish architecture.
Chairman of the Tengbom Group,
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incoming CEO Tengbom Group,
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Annika Hansson Wretman,
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