Ms. Monica Söderlund, LL.M, has been appointed as the Managing Director of Fondia Plc’s Swedish subsidiary Fondia Legal Services AB. Monica was previous with Grant Thornton, where she acted as Head of Tax Sweden, Partner and member of the Management Board as well as the Global Tax Advisory Board.
At Fondia, she will join the Group Management Team alongside the Fondia Sweden’s Leadership Team. Monica will start in her new position on June 10th, 2019. As issued earlier in a company release, the current Managing Director Niclas Gottlieb will stay with Fondia until July 31st, 2019 and will give his full support in this transition.
Prior to Grant Thornton, Monica has held various management positions in relation to tax law in different expert organizations, i.e. KPMG and Deloitte, as well as Global Head of tax at IKEA in The Netherlands.
“Monica has a solid background in the management of legal expert organizations and a stately track record with commercial targets and building great places to work. She has great talents to lead Fondia Sweden to the next stage of development. “It is a pleasure to welcome Monica to Fondia”, says the Group CEO of Fondia, Leena Hellfors.
“We want to thank the current Managing Director of Fondia Sweden, Niclas Gottlieb for the fantastic work he has done in raising the firm to a growth track in Sweden and conducting a successful integration after the acquisition of Jansson & Norin AB. We want to wish him all the best in the future.”