Mr. Tomas Eliasson was first elected to the Board of Millicom in May 2014 and has been re-elected each year since. He chairs the Audit Committee.
Mr. Eliasson (1962) is Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of Sandvik, having joined Sandvik in April 2016.
Previously, Mr. Eliasson was the Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice-President of Electrolux, the Swedish household and professional appliances manufacturer.
Mr. Eliasson has also held various management positions in Sweden and abroad, at the leading power and automation technologies company ABB Group, from 1987 to 2002.
Mr. Eliasson was Chief Financial Officer of the tools manufacturer Seco Tools AB from 2002 to 2006 and Chief Financial Officer of the intelligent lock and security solutions company Assa Abloy AB from 2006 to 2012.
Mr. Eliasson holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and Economics from the University of Uppsala.
Mr. Eliasson brings to the Millicom Board his significant experience as a CFO for multinational and global Swedish companies, roles in which he has driven a number of important and effective processes and procedures within global finance functions.
He qualifies as independent of major shareholders as well as the Company and its management according to the Swedish Code of Corporate Governance, and relevant rules of the Nasdaq Stock Market.
Mr. Eliasson holds 9,510 Millicom shares.