STOCKHOLM—Maria Grimberg and Peter Steere that will take over as chief executives of JKL Group, the Stockholm-based unit of the global MS&LGroup. Founders Anders Kempe and Anders Lindberg will continue to be active in the company, but in different roles. The two will be charged with developing the firm’s international business, growing the Nordic base of business, and attracting top talent.
Grimberg joined JKL as a consultant in 1993 and was made partner in 2003. She has previously served as managing director of JKL in Stockholm (2003-06) and deputy group CEO. Steere joined JKL as a consultant in 1997 and became partner in 2004. His previous experience at JKL includes opening the firm’s Copenhagen office, and he currently serves as head of public affairs EMEA within MS&LGroup.
JKL Group includes JKL’s offices in Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen, Brussels, Gothenburg and Helsinki, and MS&L’s offices in Stockholm, Oslo and Copenhagen.
Anders Kempe has a continuing operational role as president of MS&LGroup EMEA, and also serves as chairman of JKL Group. Anders Lindberg is chairman of JKL in Sweden. Both will continue to work with JKL’s clients and assignments.