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Björn Wahlroos

Björn Wahlroos is Chairman of Wahlroos Capital and the former Chairman of Sampo, Nordea and UPM-Kymmene. 

Dr. Wahlroos retired from Sampo and UPM-Kymmene in 2023. He is presently engaged in the Wahlroos family businesses. He is also active in Finnish and Swedish charities and think tanks. Dr. Wahlroos has published several books; the third volume of his memoirs is expected in the fall of 2025.

Björn Wahlroos

3 Reasons to Learn from Björn

Financial Visionary

Björn Wahlroos has an unparalleled track record in the financial sector, having led major institutions like Nordea and Sampo Group to new heights. His insights can offer attendees cutting-edge strategies to navigate and thrive in today’s dynamic financial landscape.

Thought Leader in Economics

As a respected economist, Wahlroos has a deep understanding of global economic trends and policies. Attendees will gain valuable perspectives on economic shifts that could impact their businesses and investment decisions.

Proven Leadership Expertise

With decades of executive experience, Wahlroos exemplifies effective leadership and corporate governance. His expertise in transforming companies and driving growth provides actionable lessons for aspiring leaders and seasoned executives alike.

Björn's keynote at Nordic Business Forum 2024

Global Competitiveness - Finland, Sweden, Estonia: What Has Happened since the Financial Crisis

Björn Wahlroos will be moderating the session with Dr. Mario Draghi, where the two will discuss global economic landscape and offer strategic advice for businesses. Before the discussion with Dr. Draghi, Björn will shortly give his personal remarks on the economic horizon and competitiveness
in Europe.

Björn’s keynote will take place on 26 September 2024 in Helsinki, Finland.

Björn Wahlroos

Björn Wahlroos & Nordic Business Forum

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Ville Saarikalle
Ville Saarikalle
Head of Speakers Relations, Nordic Business Forum
NBF 2024

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25-26 September 2024 | Messukeskus, Helsinki