Scandic Hotels, the market leading hotel operator in the Nordic countries, continues to strengthen its organization by appointing Lottie Knutson as new member of the Board of Directors.
Lottie Knutson has been appointed as a new member of the Board of Directors of Scandic Hotels. Lottie, born in 1964, is also a member of the boards of Cloetta, H&M, Stena Line, STS Alpresor, Swedavia and Wise Group. She has vast experience from working in the rapidly digitalized travel and transport sector from her 16 years at Fritidsresegruppen in the Nordic countries as well as earlier at SAS.
“Scandic has undergone significant changes in the last few years and today, the company has solid business operations with a strong network of close to 230 hotels. We are now in a phase where Scandic’s focus is to grow its business further. Lottie Knutson has extensive experience from working in the travel and tourism industry where the development and sales of products and services is key. This gives her an excellent foundation on which to help develop and refine Scandic's business further,” says Vagn Sørensen, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Scandic Hotels.
“Scandic is an interesting and exciting company with a strong position in an industry where many things are happening. I have experience from adjacent sectors that face similar challenges and
I look forward to contributing to Scandic’s continued success and growth,” says Lottie Knutson, new member of the Board of Scandic Hotels.
Members of the Board of Directors:
- -Vagn Sørensen– Chairman
-Eva Moen Adolfsson – Member
-Per G. Braathen – Member
-Caspar Callerström – Member
-Grant Hearn – Member
-Erika Henriksson – Member
-Lottie Knutson – Member
-Niklas Sloutski – Member
-Rikard Steiber – Member
-Benny Zakrisson – Member
-Jan Wallmark – Employee representative
For more information, please contact:
Vagn Sørensen, Chairman of the Board, through:
Ann-Charlotte Johansson, Vice President Communication & IR Scandic Hotels,
+46 721 80 22 44, firstname.lastname@example.org
Scandic is the market leader in Nordic hospitality with an network of almost 230 hotels with 42,000 rooms in seven countries and run by 14,000 team members. Scandic Friends is the biggest loyalty program in the Nordic hotel industry with 1.5 million members. Responsibility is a part of Scandic’s DNA and Scandic is the ‘best hotel brand’ in the Nordics (BDRC 2014).