Board of Directors


Robert Furuhjelm
Member of the Board
b. 1969, BSc

Member of the Board since 2019. Current key position Partner in Nordic Capital since August 2003. Robert has 25 years of experience working with buyouts and the private equity industry, of which 15 have been at Nordic Capital. Robert is Head of the Consumer sector team and Head of Finland, where he has led the local Advisor office since 2006. Prior to joining Nordic Capital, Robert worked with M&A and capital markets transactions at Goldman Sachs (1994–1996) and at SEB (1996–2003), where he advised private equity and industrial clients across the Nordic Region on a large number of transactions. Robert holds a BSc in Economics from the Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration in Helsinki.

Karl Petersson
Member of the Board
b. 1984, MSc

Member of the Board since 2019. Current key position Director in Nordic Capital since May 2014. Karl holds an MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Linköping Institute of Technology and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zürich, and an MSc in Economics and Business Administration from Linköping University. From 2010 to 2014, he worked in the Corporate Finance Department at SEB Enskilda.