The 2012 Research Challenge Swedish Final was held on January 24 on the premises of Svenska Handelsbanken in Stockholm. The winning team advanced to the regional competition in London, early March.
Stockholm School of Economics. Team Captain: Yining Wang. Team Members: Keiward Pham, Tommy Chen, Fredrik Sundelin and Johan Wallin. Faculty Advisor: Tomas Hjelström. Mentor: Fredrik Ahlin, CFA, If Skadeförsäkring
Runner up and a strong contender:
Linköping University. Team Captain: Johan Christoffersen. Team Members: Torbjörn Lilja, Fredrik Jurstrand and Hans Widell. Faculty Advisor: Öysten Fredriksen. Mentor: Mark
Shay, CFA, Accendo Capital.
Other competing teams: Copenhagen Business School, University of Gothenburg and Gävle University.
Caroline af Ugglas – Head of Equities, Skandia Liv
Lars Söderfjell - Head of Research, Ålandsbanken
Filip Weintraub, CFA - Portfolio Manager & Partner, Labrusca Family Office
Hampus Engellau - Head of Nordic Research, Handelsbanken Capital Markets
Thomas Brodin - Previously Head of Equities & Equity Research, Erik Penser Bankaktiebolag