Kamilla Hassander appointed new CFO of Smartfish
Kamilla Hassander has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Smartfish AS and started her new role 1st of April 2019.
“We are happy to announce Kamilla as the new Chief Financial Officer of Smartfish. Kamilla has a unique combination of broad financial experience, commercial instinct and strong leadership skills. Her experience from small startups to big blue-chip companies is a perfect fit for the next phase of Smartfish development. I look forward to working with Kamilla as a part of the management team where she will play a key role” says Geir Harstad, Chief Executive Officer of Smartfish.
Kamilla comes from a position as Senior Consultant at SJR and has experience from improving processes and implementing IFRS to meet the regulations required for being listed at Nasdaq Stockholm Main Market. Kamilla has almost 20 years of experience as financial executive in various companies and has a background as auditor at Deloitte. She also has experience as CFO and Board Member of First North listed start-up company Avensia Innovation (former LUVIT). Kamilla headed large transformation programs and held various Director positions at Tryg Forsikring A/S. Kamilla Hassander holds a Degree of Master of Science in Business and Economics from Lund University.
“I am excited to join Smartfish at this very exiting moment. It is still very early days for me, but from what I have seen, I am convinced that we have what it takes to take Smartfish to the next level”.
Kamilla assumed the CFO position April 1. 2019, succeeding Christel Kanli in her CFO role. Christel will continue in her position as COO.
"Christel has served Smartfish as both COO and CFO during a very challenging but successful period. She has been instrumental in establishing a foundation upon which the company can grow internationally. Christel will continue to support Smartfish in her COO role. I would like to thank her for her dedication and great efforts to Smartfish.”
“This appointment is an important step in scaling up the organization to meet the needs of our strategic partners and other stakeholder” concludes Geir Harstad.