Fight for growth


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Tommy Jacobson

Founding Partner

Tommy is the Founding Partner of Zenith. He has a long history of entrepreneurship and has founded Zenith, Varenne, Quesada and Trevise. Tommy also has extensive experience as an investor in start-up and growth companies

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Erik Lindblad

Partner & CEO

Erik holds the role as Partner and CEO at Zenith. Previous experience, prior to initially joining Zenith as Investment Manager in early 2018, includes a COO role for the online retailer CDLP, founder of Pop Fruits and Commodities Sales Manager at Nordea Markets. B.Sc. Business and Economics, Uppsala University.

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Caroline Cronstedt

Co-founder & Head of Investments

Caroline is Co-founder and Head of Investments Director at Zenith. Prior to joining Zenith she was an M&A analyst at Greenhill & Co in London, covering the UK and Nordic region. Caroline holds a M.Sc. in Finance from the Stockholm School of Economics.

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Elin Torstensson

Investment Manager

Elin holds the position as Investment Manager at Zenith. Prior to joining Zenith Elin was Regional Manager at Storytel, responsible for the growth and expansion in the APAC region. Previous experience includes Managing Director at Rocket Internet and Management Consultancy at Ekan Consulting. Elin holds a B.Sc. in Business and Economics from Stockholm School of Economics.

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Gustav Säfwenberg

Investor Relations Manager

Gustav holds the position as Investor Relations Manager at Zenith. Prior to joining Zenith he was an Associate at EQT within fundraising/investor relations. Earlier experience includes management consultancy at BearingPoint and an investment associate role at Almi Invest. Gustav holds a M.Sc. in Industrial engineering and management and a B.Sc. in Business and management from Lund University.

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Erik Holmberg


Erik serves as CFO for Zenith Group. Prior to joining Zenith he was CFO at Quesada Asset Management and has also served as auditor at PWC.

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Besma Olsson

Accounting manager

Besma serves as accounting manager at Zenith. She has recently worked at PwC and Aspia as an accounting consultant for SME companies. She has also worked as an insourcing consultant at Brightby and Academic work with projects at Boliden and Swedbank.

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Lars Thorén


Lars serves as Chairman of the Board for Zenith Group. Lars has more than 25 years of experience in banking and finance, with roles as Chairman of the Board, CEO, deputy CEO, CFO and Compliance Officer. Lars currently serves on the Boards of several Group companies.

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Nicole Hyltefors

Executive Assistant

Nicole is the Executive Assistant to Tommy. Prior to joining she worked as Office Manager and Group Support at NREP. Nicole holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from Stockholm University