IST Recruits a New Deputy Head for Business Region Sweden

IST Recruits a New Deputy Head for Business Region Sweden

IST Recruits a New Deputy Head for Business Region Sweden

24 / 9 - 2018

The edtech company IST has hired Andreas Fridell as the new Deputy Head for Business Region Sweden, responsible for developing the company’s offer and partnerships on the Swedish market.

It feels fantastic. To get everyone in the world of school to join the digital journey, user-friendly solutions that can simplify and make the school day more efficient is required. It will be very exciting to be a part of elevating IST’s offer to a new level and help contribute to this,” says, Andreas Fridell.
 
Passionate About Leadership 
Andreas Fridell is 37 years old and most recently was employed as Chief Commercial Officer at the publicly traded IT company Fortnox. He has several years’ experience of business development and sales, is passionate about leadership and learning and has worked for the Swedish Armed Forces for 9 years.

Andreas, who started his new position at IST in mid-August, will be part of the management team. His responsibility will be to create opportunities for further expansion and development, for example through partnerships.

Andreas Fridell, vice vd Business Region Sweden

“We are very happy that Andreas chose to come to IST. We are in the middle of a process of change and are growing quickly. This recruitment is another step toward firmly establishing our position as a full-service supplier of solutions for schools, where our partnership network is an important piece,” says Björn Andersson, Head of Business Region Sweden.

Five Million Users

IST has about five million users and is Scandinavia's leading provider of IT systems for administration, learning and schedule with home markets in Scandinavia and Germany. The last few years, the company has implemented several changes in both their organization and offer to meet new demands from the market – among these, a unique learning offer.

For more information, contact:

Andreas Fridell, Deputy Head of Business Region Sweden, andreas.fridell@ist.com,
+46 (0)72-245 21 70
Björn Andersson, Head of Business Region Sweden, bjorn.andersson@ist.com,
+46 (0)703-840 505