Pär Hedberg

Pär is the founder and CEO of STING, and coaches companies in both ICT and cleantech. Since 1998 he has worked with developing new technology-based export companies in everything from financing and production to building up businesses in other countries, primarily Russia. Pär has worked as CEO in a number of small and medium-sized technology companies and has experience from production of electronics, logistics and as head of quality. 

Key skills

Pär has long experience from operations, both in depth and breadth and from building up export-based companies, leaving him comfortable in all coaching situations. He solves problems creatively and has a large network in most areas.

Driving forces

”I have made lots of mistakes myself previously and think it is time to share these experiences. I like to create and build, and achieving results is one of my strongest driving forces. I also think it’s incredibly rewarding when new innovators and entrepreneurs succeed as I have something of a competitive streak myself.”

Boards

Swedish Venture Capital Association, SUP46 AB, Cathprint Catheter AB, Kista Science City AB

10 quick ones

Hobby: cooking, old wooden boat,
Training: running
Best achievement: Swedish champion in freestyle (1978)
Listens to: Sting
Watches: theatre/opera, House of Cards
Likes to travel to: Bhutan
Knows: how to get a lot done
Likes: creating
Doesn’t like: when the level of ambition is too low
Has to: eat well
Refuses: to give up

Contact Pär

070-855 03 18
par.hedberg@sting.co