Christopher Casselblad to join Fogel & Partners as Partner

Fogel & Partners, the Nordic communications advisory boutique, has announced that Christopher Casselblad will join the firm as Partner. Christopher Casselblad currently serves as EVP Communication & Sustainability at BillerudKorsnäs, a large cap leading provider of renewable packaging material and solutions. With the recruitment, Fogel & Partners strengthens its expertise in strategic corporate and financial communications and will further emphasise its mission of being the advisor of choice when communication matters.

Christopher Casselblad joins from the position of EVP Communication & Sustainability at BillerudKorsnäs, listed in the large cap segment on Nasdaq Stockholm. As part of the BillerudKornäs Executive Leadership Team, Christopher has been key in taking the group through a transformational journey including one of the largest investments carried out in modern Swedish history, while also reinforcing the position as one of the world’s most sustainable companies. Among his previous positions, Christopher has been Head of Group Planning and Control at Folksam and held investor relations roles at BillerudKorsnäs and Nordea.

Anders Fogel, Founding Partner of Fogel & Partners said: “I am extremely proud to welcome Christopher as new Partner in the firm. Christopher is one of Sweden’s most skilled communication professionals and possesses strategic and hands-on managerial experience from highly complex situations. As part of the BillerudKornäs Executive Leadership Team, he knows what communication challenges listed companies face today, and I am confident that he will be able to bring great value to our clients.”

Christopher Casselblad commented: “I have followed Fogel & Partners over the years and am very impressed with the team’s expertise and track-record. It has been a pleasure working for BillerudKorsnäs and support the company through times of change, and I am now ready to take on a new challenge. I look forward to joining the Fogel & Partners team and support the clients in their long-term value-creation.”

Over the past years, Fogel & Partners has been engaged in some of the largest transactions in the Nordics while also supporting an increasing number of clients in their ongoing strategic communication challenges. With the addition of Christopher as new Partner, the firm will further strengthen its offering to senior management and Boards.

Following the recruitment, Fogel & Partners’ partnership will consist of Anders Fogel, Adrian Westman and Christopher Casselblad. Christopher Casselblad will join Fogel & Partners by the end of 2019.

For further information, please contact:
Anders Fogel, Founder
Phone: +46 722 04 47 50
E-mail: anders.fogel@fogelpartners.se

About Fogel & Partners – The advisor of choice when communication matters
Fogel & Partners is a leading Nordic advisory boutique focused on strategic communications. Our team has many years of experience from M&A, IPOs and issue management, as well as strategic communications advice to companies and owners. We are an Associate Partner of the Global Partnership of Finsbury, Hering Schuppener and Glover Park Group and offer full international reach including the Nordic region, Frankfurt, London, New York and other key markets.