NENT Group has appointed Enrique Patrickson as EVP and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective August 2022. With extensive financial, commercial and strategic experience from a wide range of international businesses, Patrickson will join the company’s Group Executive Management team, reporting to Anders Jensen, President and CEO of NENT Group, and will be based in Stockholm. He will lead the group's finance function in addition to its strategy and M&A teams. Åsa Regen Jansson, currently Acting CFO, will resume her previous position as SVP Group Business Control & Commercial Finance.
Patrickson is currently CFO and VP of Sales, Asia-Pacific & Middle East and Africa at Electrolux, based in Singapore. He previously spent nine years at Assa Abloy in various leadership roles focusing on business development and M&A. He began his career at PWC and holds an MSc in Business Administration from Linköping University.
“Enrique has a very impressive track record that spans multiple industries and markets. His experience and operational skills will be invaluable as we bring Viaplay to many more viewers over the coming years, both in the Nordic region and internationally. I see Enrique’s experience from other industries as particularly valuable as we strive to innovate and challenge how optimal value is created in our industry. I would also like to extend a warm thank you to Åsa for her dedication and hard work as Acting CFO, a role she took on under very difficult circumstances,” Anders Jensen commented.
“Viaplay is a unique service with an exciting growth journey ahead, led by an amazingly engaged team with a strong sense of purpose. I’ve had the privilege of working at global growth businesses and I look forward to bringing my experience and hands-on approach to the Viaplay team,” Enrique Patrickson declared.