Hans-Jacob Bonnier

Hans Jacob BonnierChairman, Bonnier Family Foundation, Sweden
Executive Vice President, Dagens Industri

Sessions: Day 2, Plenary 3 Success factors in ownership transfer, “Bonnier, a long history of transfers of ownership”

Hans-Jacob Bonnier obtained his M.Pol.Sc. degree from Stockholm University in 1973 and worked as marketing manager for Duni Sarl in France from 1974 to 1978 before his appointment in 1978 as President of Duni A/S in Norway. In 1982, Hans-Jacob Bonnier became Assistant to the President of Bonnierföretagen. In 1988, he started working as marketing manager of Bonnier Business Information and, in 1997, was named Executive Vice President of Dagens Industri. Hans-Jacob Bonnier is Chairman of the Family Business Network in Sweden, the European Business Press Federation and the Bonnier Family Foundation. He is also a Board member of Nordea and Stockholms Regional Board and Vice Chairman of Albert Bonnier ABs Board.