Lena Almefelt joined EQT in April 2012 as General Counsel. She has over 20 years of legal experience of domestic and international projects within equity capital markets, M&A, corporate governance and general corporate.
Prior to joining EQT, Lena became a partner 2000 in the law firm Vinge, located in the Stockholm office. During 1998/1999 she was a legal associate at the law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York. Between 1994 and 1998 Lena was a legal associate at the law firm Vinge’s Stockholm Office and between 1990 and 1994 at the Gothenburg office. Between 1988 and 1990 she conducted Service at Swedish Courts, Gothenburg District Court.
Lena Almefelt holds a Master of Law degree from Lund University, Sweden.