CFA Society Sweden

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 2010 Swedish GIRC Final

The 2010 Swedish GIRC Final was held in Stockholm on February the 18th at the premises of Nordea. University of Gothenburg won the local challenge and advanced to the EMEA regional final in Istanbul where they lost in the first round to University of Cape Town. University of Cape Town later won the whole EMEA region contest. 

First place – University of Gothenburg (from left to right)

Fredrik Magnusson, Diem Nguyen, Shuan Salim, Suleman Maniya (team leader)



Second place – Stockholm School of Economics (from left to right)

Jenny Radziwolek,Pawel Wilczynski, Markus Thomas, Tobias Helmersson, Jasper ter Laak (team leader) & mentor Fredrik Ahlin, CFA


Panel Judges (from left to right)

Fredrik Ahlström, CFA - Portfolio Manager, Praktikertjänst Pensionsstiftelse (not on picture)

Mats Bergström – Head of Equities Sweden, Nordea

Stefan Wård – Equity & Credit Research Analyst, Handelsbanken

Mattias Sjödin – Senior Research Analyst, Active Portfolio Management, Investor AB 

Lars Könenkamp – Head of Research, RAM Rational Asset Management



Fredrik Ahlström, CFA - Portfolio Manager, Praktikertjänst Pensionsstiftelse

Henrik Bjerklin, CFA – Investment Manager, Proventus

Mats Waldermarsson, CFA – Portfolio Manager, Swedbank Robur