Altor appoints Tor Krusell as Head of Communications


Dec 04 2012

Tor Krusell has 25-years’ experience across different industries, mainly within Communicatons, Information and Marketing. Tor’s most recent position was as Executive Vice President of the construction group Skanska.

“We wish to strengthen our communication competence within Altor and we are pleased that we have succeeded in attracting Tor to this mission” says Harald Mix, CEO at Altor Equity Partners.

“It is with great respect and excitement that I take on this assignment,” says Tor Krusell.

About Altor
Altor funds are private equity funds comprising the “Altor 2003 Fund”, with committed capital of EUR 650 million, the “Altor Fund II”, with committed capital of EUR 1 150 million and “Altor Fund III”, with committed capital of EUR 2 000 million. Altor Equity Partners, acting as investment advisor to the Altor funds. Altor invests in Nordic companies with focus on value creation through growth initiatives, strategic development and operational improvements and has since its inception in 2003 invested in over 30 platform investments and more than 30 add-on acquisitions. Among the investments are Lindorff, Helly Hansen, Apotek Hjärtat, Carnegie, Papyrus, Dustin, Qmatic, Piab, Byggmax, Ålö, Max Matthiessen, Elixia and CTEK. For more information, please visit

Press contact

Tor Krusell

Head of Communications

+46 705 43 87 47


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