Platzer Fastigheter Holding AB (publ): Board of Directors of Platzer Fastigheter Holding AB appoints Johanna Hult Rentsch as new CEO
Board of Directors of Platzer Fastigheter Holding AB appoints Johanna Hult Rentsch as new CEO. Most recently she has held the position of Head of Department for Region Väst at NCC Property Development. Johanna will take up the post of CEO in the summer, by 14 August 2023 at the latest. Current CEO P-G Persson will continue as CEO of Platzer until Johanna takes up the post.
Johanna Hult Rentsch has a degree in engineering and economics. Johanna has extensive experience of managerial roles and business development within the property sector, with particular focus on project development. She has worked both abroad and in Sweden, and her current position has been based in Gothenburg. Johanna Hult Rentsch joins the company from the role of Head of Department of Region Väst at NCC Property Development. In this post, which she had held since 2014, she has been responsible for development of project properties within the segments offices, retail, logistics, hotels, residential property for the rental market and social infrastructure. Johanna has previously worked with property development in South-East Europe for Inter Ikea Centre Group and she has also managed her own property development business. Johanna is a Board member of West Sweden Chamber of Commerce and is very committed to and focused on the development of Gothenburg.
- I am very pleased to be able to announce the appointment of Johanna Hult Rentsch as the new CEO of Platzer. With Johanna at the helm, Platzer will have a CEO with a genuine commitment to sustainability dimensions in the property sector. This is evident from her many successful property development projects, which are fully aligned with the company's vision to make Gothenburg the best city in Europe to work in. The Board of Directors has found Johanna to be an inspirational leader, whose business acumen and knowledge about and belief in Gothenburg make her well placed to lead Platzer's offering and organisation into the next phase of growth, said Platzer's Chairman of the Board, Charlotte Hybinette.
- I consider Platzer to be a very attractive and exciting property company, with a clear ambition to contribute to the development of Gothenburg. Platzer's staff are very good at what they do and have improved and created many wonderful locations in Gothenburg in recent years. I am honoured and pleased to have been entrusted with the task of leading Platzer into the next phase, said Johanna Hult Rentsch.
Johanna Hult Rentsch will take up the post of CEO in the summer, by 14 August 2023 at the latest. In order to ensure an orderly transition, the Board of Directors and P-G Persson have agreed that P-G will continue as CEO of Platzer until Johanna Hult Rentsch takes up the post.
For more information, please contact:
Charlotte Hybinette, Chairman of the Board, Platzer, Tel.: +46 (0)70 853 92 71
Kristina Arelis, Head of Communication and Marketing, Platzer, tel: +46 (0)730 577 51 54
Platzer is required to disclose the information in this press release in accordance with the EU Market Abuse Regulation (EU No 596/2014). This information was released for publication through the agency of the contact persons named above on 25 January 2023 at 15:45.
Platzer Fastigheter Holding AB (publ) owns and develops commercial property in Gothenburg worth around SEK 27 billion. Platzer is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap.