Freddy Sobin elected as Chairman of the board of Svensk Distanshandel

Svensk Distanshandels annual genereal meeting  has elected a new board of Directors. The new Board represents a large part of the Swedish e-commerce, both pure e-tailers and multichannel companies.

Freddy Sobin, CEO and Group President of Consortio Fashion Group, was elected as new Chairman of the board. Freddy has a long history within e-commerce, he was a part of the team who built up the white goods retailer Tretti.

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]I look forward with confidence to represent my colleagues in the industry. One of our most important tasks for the organisation right now is to increase the knowledge about Svensk Distanshandel and its operations. There are many structural issues that we need to put more focus into, especially logistics- and payment issues, to continue bringing the industry forward, says Freddy Sobin in a  press release[/quote]

The board of Directors includes also Catrin Folkesson from Clas Ohlson, Joachim Höök from Hööks Hästsport, Joakim Naumburg from Stayhard and Fredrik Persson from Stadium.

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]It will be both interesting and fun to work together with the newly selected board. I´m convinced that they will help bringing Svensk Distanshandel in to a new era. Which is exactly our mission right now with swedish e-commerce, says Svensk Distanshandels CEO Jonas Ogvall.[/quote]