Lindex names Susanne Ehnbåge as CEO

Lindex names Susanne Ehnbåge as CEO

Susanne Ehnbåge, M.Sc.(Econ.), born 1979, has been appointed CEO of Lindex. She will start in this position at the latest in August 2018. Susanne Ehnbåge will report to Lauri Veijalainen, Lindex Chairman of the Board and Stockmann’s CEO, and she will also be a member of the Stockmann Management Team.

Göteborg, Sweden, 2018-Jan-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Susanne Ehnbåge currently works as the CEO of the NetOnNet Group, a Scandinavian home electronics retailer. She has been working at the NetOnNet Group since 2003, where she has held a number of executive positions, most recently as the CEO of the Group since 2016.

I am confident that we have found a skilful leader with very strong retail, e-commerce and turnaround competence, which we need in order to respond to the rapid changes in the fashion market. Susanne Ehnbåge is very energetic and result driven. She has experience in an industry which has changed fast and is being continuously challenged by new e-commerce players and digitalization, says Lauri Veijalainen, CEO of Stockmann.

“I’m excited to start at Lindex, one of Europe’s leading fashion chains. I look forward to working with the Lindex team and strengthening this great world-class brand even further in the continuously evolving retail market,” says Susanne Ehnbåge.

Elisabeth Peregi, currently the interim CEO of Lindex, will continue acting as the interim CEO until Susanne Ehnbåge starts in her position at the latest in August 2018.

“I would like to thank Elisabeth for the great effort she has made by taking leadership of Lindex in a challenging situation and initiating a quick and efficient start for the profitability improvement programme. Elisabeth has been a key player in the Lindex team for years, and I am happy that she is committed to further continue at Lindex,” says Lauri Veijalainen.

Further information: 
Lauri Veijalainen, Stockmann’s CEO and Chairman of the Lindex Board, tel. +358 9 121 5062

 

For more information:
Kristina Hermansson
Corporate Communications Manager, Lindex
Phone: 46 (0)31 739 50 70
E-mail: press@lindex.com

SOURCE: LINDEX

Lindex and its customers raised 900 000 EUR for cancer research through Pink Ribbon campaign

Lindex and its customers raised 900 000 EUR for cancer research through Pink Ribbon campaign

 

Sweden, 2017-Nov-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Through luxurious lounge- and underwear, beautiful accessories and Pink Ribbons, Lindex and its customers have raised a total of 900 000 EUR to cancer research during October.

Lindex is a proud main partner of the Pink Ribbon campaign since 2003 and every year the company makes a special campaign to contribute to cancer research and increase awareness about breast cancer.

I am really proud of all our customers and coworkers who every year show such a dedication to the fight against breast cancer. Sadly it is a disease that affects so many people and we hope that our support will contribute to further progress within the area of cancer research, says Elisabeth Peregi, interim CEO at Lindex.

Besides being able to buy the Pink Ribbon in Lindex stores, customer have also had the possibility to shop products from Lindex Pink Collection 2017, a luxurious collection of lounge- and underwear, including a soft prosthesis bra to be worn with or without prosthesis. 10 % from the selling price of the collection is donated to cancer research, as well as the whole sum from sold Pink Ribbons. Together with its customers Lindex has raised a total of 900 000 EUR in all markets.

The fight against breast cancer is an important part of Lindex social commitment and every year the fashion company support the Pink Ribbon-campaign through activities on all Lindex markets.

For more information about Pink Ribbon, please visit www.pinkribbon.org

Source: Lindex

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Lindex appoints Elisabeth Peregi interim CEO

Lindex appoints Elisabeth Peregi interim CEO

 

Sweden, 2017-Aug-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ingvar Larsson, CEO of Lindex, has decided to resign from his post. Elisabeth Peregi, currently Country Manager of Lindex Sweden, has been appointed interim CEO of Lindex with immediate effect.

I look forward to this assignment and I am happy for the confidence to lead Lindex continued development. We have great and exciting initiatives in front of us that will take the company into the future, says Elisabeth Peregi.

Elisabeth Peregi has held several management positions at Lindex. She worked as the Lindex CFO from 2010 to 2013 and, before that, as Head of Franchise Business and Country Manager for Norway.

Elisabeth will report to Stockmann’s CEO, Lauri Veijalainen, who will start as the Chairman of the Lindex Board of Directors. The previous chairman, Per Sjödell, continues as a member of the Stockmann Board.

Ingvar Larsson leaves his position now but is available to Lindex during the notice period.

I would like to thank Ingvar for his great work in leading the company and strengthening Lindex position as one of Europe’s leading fashion company. I am confident that Lindex will continue to be in good hands with Elisabeth who has long experience of several sales positions at Lindex, a strong financial background and the drive to lead the company forward, says Lauri Veijalainen, CEO of Stockmann.

For more information:
Lauri Veijalainen
verkställande direktör
tel. +358 9 121 5062

Source: Lindex

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Lindex opens in Nordic region’s largest shopping center Mall of Scandinavia

Lindex has opened in Mall of Scandinavia, the Nordic region’s largest shopping center with 224 shops and restaurants, across over 101,000 square meters.

Gothenburg, Sweden, 2015-11-18 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lindex store has one of the mall’s most central locations and an area of 830 square meters. The shop is one of the fashion chain’s largest in Stockholm and offers all business areas; women, kids, lingerie and cosmetics. The interest in the new mall has been great, and with the opening in Mall of Scandinavia Lindex will have the opportunity to reach many customers, both in Stockholm and in other Nordic cities.

Finally, we are open in Mall of Scandinavia, we have really looked forward to this day. With a unique shop in a unique shopping centre, we give our customers a shopping experience beyond the ordinary. It is particularly great that the opening is taking place at the start of the Christmas season when we have some amazing products and offers, says Elisabeth Peregi, Country Manager, Lindex Sweden.

The interior is based on the design in the two newly opened Lindex stores in London. The store concept highlights the brand’s Scandinavian heritage, including natural materials and a mix of different textures and patterns. The interior together with the garments and the Lindex staff creates a welcoming and inspiring atmosphere that makes it easy for customers to shop.

For more information about Mall of Scandinavia, visit: http://mallofscandinavia.se/om-mall-of-scandinavia/

For more information, contact:

Miriam Tjernström
Press Relations Manager, Lindex
Phone: 46 (0)31 739 50 60
E-mail: miriam.tjernstrom@lindex.com

SOURCE: Lindex

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Lindex opens in Nordic region’s largest shopping center Mall of Scandinavia

Lindex opens in Nordic region’s largest shopping center Mall of Scandinavia