• Building best-in-class companies

    Founded by the Wallenberg family a hundred years ago, Investor is the leading owner of high quality Nordic-based international companies. Through board participation, our industrial experience, network and financial strength, we strive to make our companies best-in-class.

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    Building best-in-class companies
  • Our objective

    Our objective is to build the net asset value, operate efficiently and pay out a steadily rising dividend. Over time, this should allow us to generate an attractive total return to our shareholders.

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    Our objective
  • Our guiding principles

    We have a long-term perspective for all investments. We always act in the best interest of our portfolio companies by fully supporting them in their efforts to create sustainable value.

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    Our guiding principles
  • Business concept

    We own significant interests in high-quality companies. Through the Boards we work for continuous improvements in the companies. Our cash flow allows us to support strategic initiatives in our companies, capture investment opportunities and provide our shareholders with a dividend.

    Business concept
  • Flexibility to act

    We have a strong financial position and thus high flexibility. We have long duration on our debt, limited near term refinancing needs, and readily available cash resources.

    Flexibility to act
  • The Boards of our companies

    The Boards are at the center of our governance model and should always act in the best interest of the company and all shareholders. It is critical to have Boards with relevant expertise, integrity, business judgement and passion for business.

    The Boards of our companies

Investor’s Year-End Report 2016

Net asset value amounted to SEK 300,077 m. (SEK 393 per share) on December 31, 2016, an increase of SEK 9,394 m. (SEK 13 per share) during the quarter, corresponding to a change of 3 percent. The Board of Directors proposes a dividend per share of SEK 11.00 (10.00).

Investor’s meeting for financial analysts and the media was held in Stockholm on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at Arsenalsgatan 8C. President and CEO Johan Forssell and CFO Helena Saxon presented the Year-End Report 2016. You can view and listen to the presentation afterwards on-demand by following the links below.


Read the report       To the webcast        To the presentation 

New website for Patricia Industries

Patricia Industries is responsible for the wholly-owned, private subsidiaries of Investor AB. Since 2006, the focus on wholly-owned companies has increased significantly. Patricia Industries was established in 2015 to accelerate and increase the commitment to that effort.

Read more about Patricia Industries on their new website.

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