Stefan is Chief Investment Officer at SPK. He is responsible for SPK’s total investment portfolio and balancing the financial risks of the pension liability. He played a key role in the complete overhaul and implementation of SPK’s new and award winning investment strategy, a job finalized in 2014. Stefan joined SPK in 2007 as financial analyst and was named CIO in 2009. Prior to joining the firm, he worked at Wassum Investment Consultants in various senior roles. Prior to that, he was a financial consultant and auditor, specialized towards the financial sector, at Deloitte in Stockholm. Stefan earned a BSc in Economics from Uppsala University in 1990 and became a CEFA charter holder in 2000 (Stockholm School of Economics). SPK has in recent years been awarded several international prizes for their investment strategy and risk management: – Best Pension Fund in Sweden, IPE Awards 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 – Portfolio construction, aiCIO European Innovation Awards, 2015 – Portfolio construction, IPE Awards 2014 – Risk Management, IPE Awards 2014 – Innovation, IPE Awards 2012