Advisory Board

Sven Lidén

Sven Lidén was Adveq’s CEO and Head of Investor Relations and Marketing. He joined the company in 2011 and left his role following the sale of Adveq to Schroders, UK’s biggest listed fund manager. Sven was responsible for the coordination of all investor related activities and a member of Adveq’s Management Committee. Before joining Adveq, Sven worked for 10 years at Man Investments, most recently as the Head of Product Strategy and Business Development. Prior to this, he was a member of the Executive Management Team at RMF, where he acted as Head of Business Development and Client Services, Head of Portfolio Management and Head of Global Leveraged Finance.

Sven has agreed to be a member of Clarmondial’s Advisory Board from 01 March 2018.

John Ramsay

John Ramsay served as the interim CEO of Syngenta AG from October 2015 to June 2016, CFO from 2007 to 2016 and Group Financial Controller from 2000 to 2007. Prior to this, he served as the Finance Head Asia Pacific for Zeneca Agrochemicals from 1994 to 1999, Financial Controller of ICI Malaysia from 1990 to 1993 and ICI Plant Protection Regional Controller Latin America from 1987 to 1990. Before joining ICI in 1984, John worked in Audit and Tax at KPMG. Among other roles, in 2017 he was appointed member of the Supervisory Board at Koninklijke DSM and independent non-executive director of RHI Magnesita.

The Advisory Board is an informal body composed by accomplished professionals, who have agreed to contribute with expertise and provide non-binding strategic advice to the management of the company. The Advisory Board is distinct from the Board of Directors.