Within our Advisory services, Åsa is Practice Lead for Owner & Board Advisory. She is also part of our Executive Search team with a specific focus on management team- and board recruitments.
She holds long experience in business strategy and recruitment of key team members, both from an operational-, board- & owner perspective.
Her industrial experience ranges from listed corporations to venture capital funded growth companies in a wide range of industries such as Venture Capital, Brewery Industry, Power & Automation, Payments, Internet consultancy, Mechanical manufacturing Industry and the Creative industry.
Prior to joining Burro Advisors, Åsa has been active in the venture capital industry. Initially as Investment Manager and CFO for Almi Invest and then as venture partner for Race Craft Holding, a family office. This entails being integral within all parts of the investment process -from due diligence, transaction, active ownership, board work and exit.
Earlier operational experience includes roles such as auditor at Arthur Andersen, business controller at Spendrups brewery and management consultant at Guide & Mind Improvement Group, CFO at Alphyra Nordic, Deputy CEO/ CFO at SIB Brushes and CEO for the music tech business incubator, Amplify Sweden.
Additionally, Åsa is experienced in board work in listed as well as non- listed companies. Prior assignments include Chairman of the Board for SIB Brushes and board member at Goodtech ASA, Sprint Bioscience and The Local Europe. Current assignments in Publit Sweden AB, CSV Rating AB and STIM. Åsa is author of Almi Invest board guide focusing on growth companies.
Åsa holds a Bachelor of Science in Business & Administration from Uppsala University and Master of Art in European Integration from University of Limerick, Ireland. She is a Certified Cordial Business Architect and holds a Higher Certification in Corporate Governance from Styrelseakademien.
Hanna holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology with a specialization in neurology from Yale University where she complemented her studies with a wide array of subjects including Economics, Statistics, Law, Medicine, and Physics. In 2018 she completed her Master’s Degree in Business Management at University College London with a primary focus on organizational behavior and business strategy. Her educational background provides her with an in-depth knowledge of human behavior, risk analysis, financial decision making, and change management.