Specialists

Andreas Andersson

Andreas Andersson

Mr Andersson joined the firm in 2014. Prior to IK, he worked for KPMG Advisory in Stockholm in the Management Consulting and Transaction Services departments. Mr Andersson holds an MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management from Chalmers University in Gothenburg. 
Nationality
Swedish
Title
Associate Director Strategy, Operations & Business Control
Based in
Stockholm
Mikaela Hedborg

Mikaela Hedborg

Ms Hedborg joined IK in 2014, prior to which she worked with various communications assignments at Kreab Gavin Anderson, the Swedish Institute of International Affairs, as well as the Swedish Parliament. Ms Hedborg holds a MSc. in Business & Economics and a M. A. in Political Science from Stockholm University.

Nationality
Swedish
Title
Director Communications & ESG
Based in
London
Shaun Johnston

Shaun Johnston

Mr Johnston joined the firm in 1999. Prior to IK, Mr Johnston headed the Fund Accounting department of Barclays International Funds in Jersey. Mr Johnston qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 1996 and holds a BA (Hons) in Business Studies from Southbank University in London.

Nationality
British
Title
Senior Fund Associate
Based in
Jersey
Alice Langley

Alice Langley

Ms Langley previously worked for Deloitte as Assistant Manager, Financial Services Group – Audit & Risk Advisory Services before joining the firm in 2005. Ms Langley is an ACA and holds a BA Hons degree in English Literature from the University of Bristol.

Nationality
British
Title
Director Investor Relations
Based in
London
Mads Ryum Larsen

Mads Ryum Larsen

Head of Investor Relations. Mr Ryum Larsen previously worked for two investment boutiques in Denmark before joining the firm in 1990. Mr Ryum Larsen holds an MSc in Finance and International Economics from Copenhagen Business School. 

Nationality
Danish
Title
Partner
Based in
London
Anna Linder Lycett

Anna Linder Lycett

Ms Linder Lycett joined the firm in 1993 after having worked as an Administrations Manager for Servisen (UK) Ltd where she set up and maintained administrative activities for a company active as a market maker in Swedish derivatives. She holds a BSc in Business Administration and Economics from the University of Stockholm.

Nationality
Swedish
Title
Compliance Officer
Based in
London
Daniel Mogerud

Daniel Mogerud

Before joining IK in 2009, Mr Mogerud worked with Operational Excellence at SEB in Stockholm, and prior to that in Corporate Development at Orkla. Earlier, he was a Manager at A.T. Kearney. He holds an MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Linköping Institute of Technology.

Nationality
Swedish
Title
Director Strategy, Operations & Business Control
Based in
Stockholm
Björn Savén

Björn Savén

Chairman and Chief Executive since the start in 1989 until 2008 when he became Executive Chairman, followed by Non-Executive Chairman in 2012. Previous work experience includes 12 years in various managerial positions within the Esselte Group in Sweden, the UK and the US. Mr Savén holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a degree from Stockholm School of Economics. 

Nationality
Swedish
Title
Non-Executive Chairman
Based in
London
Andrew Townend

Andrew Townend

Mr Townend joined the firm in 2004. From 1999 to 2004, he worked in the Finance department at ABN AMRO Bank, prior to which he was employed at Baker Tilly Chartered Accountants. Mr Townend qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1998 and holds a BA (Hons) in European Studies from Royal Holloway University of London.

Nationality
British
Title
Director Investment Administration
Based in
London
Dorte Wigg

Dorte Wigg

Ms Wigg joined the firm in 2009, having previously worked for Berry Bros & Rudd in London. She holds a BA (Hons) in Modern Languages from the Aarhus School of Economics.

Nationality
Danish
Title
Human Resource Manager
Based in
London
James Yates

James Yates

Mr Yates joined the firm in 2002. From 1997 to 2002, he worked for Arthur Andersen, prior to which he was employed at Moores Rowland International. Mr Yates qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1997 and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Nationality
British
Title
Partner
Based in
London