Peter Nilsson

Peter Nilsson has been an Industrial Advisor to EQT since 2004.

Peter has served in various senior management positions within Swedish Match with global responsibilities based in the Netherlands, USA and Switzerland, before he started working with EQT on several occasions. From 2004 until 2009, he was CEO and consequently Chairman of Duni, implementing the successful turnaround and then taking Duni to the stock-exchange in 2008. From 2008 until 2014, Peter was Chairman and consequently CEO of Sanitec, leading the financial restructuring of the company, the IPO in 2013 and the sale to Geberit in 2014. 

Besides working with EQT, Peter now co-owns a number of small industrial companies and sits on the boards of Lindab and Cramo.

EQT Board Memberships

Current:

Chairman of IVC

Chairman of Unilode

Former:

Chairman of Duni

Chairman of Sanitec

Chairman of Securitas Direct