Svein Ruud is Managing Partner in Amrop’s Stockholm Office and the leader of Amrop's Global Board Services Practice Group. Starting as an Executive Search consultant in 1986, Svein is one of the most senior and experienced search consultants in Sweden. Over the years, Svein has gained broad experience from different businesses and branches. During the last decade, he has worked extensively with clients in consumer and retail, logistics, industrial, technology and construction. Assignments includes CEO and Group Management functions as well as Non-Executive Board Directors.
Before joining Amrop in 2000 he was one of the founding partners of Nordic Search which he led 1987-1999 until the merger with Amrop. Before entering the Executive Search business, Svein worked as Sales Manager in a large Swedish company within the transportation and travel industry.
Except from executing high level search assignments, Svein has served on the global board of Amrop between 2004-2008 and 2011-2018, with responsibility for structural design and organization as well as research globally within Amrop.
Svein holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics and a Master of Business Administration.