The Final results of Regi’s annual Investor Relations study 2019 have now been made official : Tryg scored best company overall followed by, Kemira, Coloplast, TOMRA and YIT. For the second year in a row, Tryg has the highest ranking in the Nordic market.

In total, 90 companies have been evaluated in the 22nd edition of IR Nordic Markets. About 250 financial analysts have rated companies they actively follow, based on objective opinions and personal experience.

The survey includes 23 criteria, from the Annual Report to the perception of top management’s communication skills and competence.

Presented below are the top rankings for “Best Company”, “Best IRO” and “Best CFO” in each Nordic country.

 

SWEDEN

BEST COMPANY

1. Investor
2. Sandvik
3. Volvo
4. Electrolux
5. Gränges

 

BEST IRO

1. Sandvik, Ann-Sofie Nordh
2. Investor, Magnus Dalhammar
3. Tele2, Marcus Lindberg
4. Swedish Match, Emmett Harrison
5. Volvo, Christer Johansson

 

BEST CFO

1. Atlas Copco, Hans Ola Meyer
2. Gränges, Oskar Hellström
3. Essity, Fredrik Rystedt
4. Ahlstrom-Munksjö, Sakari Ahdekivi
5. SSAB, Håkan Folin

 

NORWAY

Best COMPANY

1. TOMRA
2. Aker Solutions
3. Ocean Yield

 

BEST IRO

1. Aker Solutions, Fredrik Berge
2. Telenor, Øystein Myrvold
3. Ocean Yield, Marius Magelie

 

BEST CFO

1. TOMRA, Espen Gundersen
2. Norsk Hydro, Pål Kildemo
3. Telenor, Jørgen C. Arentz Rostrup

 

FINLAND

BEST COMPANY

1. Kemira
2. YIT
3. Kesko
4. Cargotec
5. Sampo

 

BEST IRO

1. Kemira, Olli Turunen
2. Sampo, Jarmo Salonen
3. Cargotec, Hanna-Maria Heikkinen
4. YIT, Hanna Jaakkola
5. Valmet, Calle Loikkanen, Pekka Rouhiainen

 

BEST CFO

1. Kesko, Jukka Erlund
2. Sampo, Knut Arne Alsaker
3. UPM-Kymmene, Tapio Korpeinen
4. Kemira, Petri Castrén
5. Ahlstrom-Munksjö, Sakari Ahdekivi

 

DENMARK

BEST COMPANY

1. Tryg
2. Coloplast
3. Vestas Wind Systems

 

BEST IRO

1. Tryg, Gianandrea Roberti
2. Coloplast, Ellen Bjurgert
3. ISS, Martin Kjær Hansen

 

BEST CFO

1. Carlsberg, Heine Dalsgaard
2. Vestas Wind Systems, Marika Fredriksson
3. Coloplast, Anders Lonning-Skovgaard

 

Congratulations to all the winners!

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Robert Skölfman
robert.skolfman@regi.se
+46707705385

 

NOMINEES ”IR NORDIC MARKETS 2019”:

 

Best company (in alphabetical order)

Best IRO (in alphabetical order)

Best CFO (in alphabetical order)

 

SWEDEN

Best company

Ahlstrom-Munksjö

Electrolux

Essity

Gränges

Husqvarna

Investor

Sandvik

SSAB

Tele2

Volvo

Best IRO

Investor

Sandvik

Swedish Match

Tele2

Volvo

Best CFO

Ahlstrom-Munksjö

Atlas Copco

Essity

Gränges

SSAB

NORWAY

Best company

Aker BP

Aker Solutions

Gjensidige Forsikring

Ocean Yield

Telenor

TOMRA

Best IRO

Aker Solutions

Kongsberg Gruppen

Ocean Yield

Storebrand

Telenor

Best CFO

Norsk Hydro

Telenor

TOMRA

FINLAND

Best company

Cargotec

Huhtamäki

Kemira

Kesko

Neste

Sampo

Sanoma

YIT

Best IRO

Cargotec

Kemira

Kesko

Sampo

Valmet

YIT

Best CFO

Kesko

Sampo

UPM-Kymmene

DENMARK

Best company

Carlsberg

Coloplast

Novo Nordisk

Tryg

Vestas Wind Systems

Best IRO

Carlsberg

Coloplast

ISS

Tryg

Best CFO

Carlsberg

Coloplast

Novo Nordisk

Tryg

Vestas Wind Systems

 

ABOUT REGI:

Regi Research & Strategi is a Stockholm-based analysis consultancy. Founded in 1997, Regi is specialized in managing syndicated trade studies; mapping sectors and thus identifying insights, quality markers and trends in the Nordics. The IR Nordic Markets project has now been conducted for the 22nd time, similar projects are run in the fields of Corporate Law (Årets Advokatbyrå) and Communication/Advertising (Årets Byrå). Read more at www.ir-nordicmarkets.se.